Albuquerque, NM - Semi-Truck Accident at Menaul & University Blvds
Albuquerque, NM (January 7, 2020) - A serious collision involving a semi-truck took place late into the evening in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The site of the crash was located near the intersection of Menaul Boulevard NE and University Boulevard NE. Law enforcement officials responded to the scene at around 9:04 p.m. on the evening of Tuesday, January 7th.
According to initial sources at the scene, at least one person involved in the crash was injured. The severity of the resulting injuries isn’t known at this time. The identities of the injured parties have been withheld.
No further details are available at this time. Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Albuquerque 18-Wheeler Accidents
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, more than 110,000 people are injured in crashes involving semi-trucks each year in the United States. Nearly 4,000 sustain fatal injuries in the aftermath of these accidents. In most cases, these crashes tend to be the most catastrophic of all roadway accidents.
Statistics show that big rig crashes are getting worse and more frequent. Since 2009, the number of commercial vehicles on the roads has increased by 42 percent. More trucks mean more chances of severe accidents.
Injured parties may be eligible to recover lost compensation for their injuries. The legal team at Will Ferguson & Associates have years of experience handling semi-truck injury cases. Give us a call today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case with a New Mexico auto accident attorney.
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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.
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