Albuquerque, NM - Jefferson St Scene of Car Crash with Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (January 26, 2021) - Reports from the Albuquerque Police Department revealed that a crash in Albuquerque on Tuesday, January 26, left at least one person injured.
The crash occurred for unknown reasons at around 6:49 a.m. that morning. The accident reportedly occurred at the 7401 block of Jefferson Street NE. The severity and number of resulting injuries have not been disclosed by local sources.
First responders were present at the scene of the crash to render aid to the crash victims. Authorities closed the site of the crash to render aid to the injured parties. No further updates on the collision have been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
High-Speed Crashes in New Mexico
Drivers who speed are more likely to be involved in a serious collision. Not only that, but speeding is known to increase the severity of injuries caused by a car accident. Thousands of Americans are killed annually in high-speed crashes each year, with a total of 9,378 people dying in 2018 alone. That year, 25 people were killed daily by speeding drivers across the United States on average.
Car crashes in New Mexico are caused by a variety of roadway hazards, such as poor driving, excessive speed, unsafe road conditions, poor truck maintenance, road construction, and inadequate signage. Determining liability for a crash can be difficult and more complex than simply determining fault, and injured parties are often unprepared to protect their legal rights after a catastrophic accident. New Mexico car crash attorneys who specialize in car accidents work with car crash injury cases resulting from a variety of causes.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe that people who have been injured because of another’s negligence are entitled to fair compensation, and we have a proven history of fighting for the legal rights of clients across New Mexico. Albuquerque crash victims are owed a debt and are entitled to be paid its full value —not just part of it — and a qualified personal injury attorney in Albuquerque can help you recover the complete value of your claim. Contact our law offices today at (505) 243-5566 if you have been unfairly injured in a New Mexico car accident to see what your legal options are to pursue lost compensation for your injuries and other damages resulting from a car crash.
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Disclaimer: At Will Ferguson & Associates, it is our goal to honor the victims of the nightmarish accidents that often take place in New Mexico. We would also like to familiarize the public with ways they can avoid a similar fate and what they can do, should the unthinkable happen. The information contained within this article is not to be viewed as any type of medical or legal advice. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.