Albuquerque, NM - Two-Car Injury Crash at I-40 & Carlisle Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (April 7, 2021) - There were reported injuries after an auto accident on Tuesday, April 6, in the Albuquerque area.
The crash occurred that afternoon at around 3:56 p.m. The site was located on Interstate 40 WB near Carlisle Boulevard. Two vehicles were reportedly involved in the accident, and at least one person suffered undisclosed injuries.
The severity of the related injuries was not included in the local reports. The injured parties were provided aid by attending medical personnel, and those requiring additional treatment were transported to neighboring hospitals by ambulance.
An investigation into the cause of the collision is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Wrecks in New Mexico
According to the New Mexico Department of Transportation, a collision is reported somewhere in the state every 12 minutes. Auto accidents are the leading contributors to death and serious injury for New Mexico residents, with someone being injured in a crash every 26 minutes on average. The state has one of the highest vehicle fatality rates in the country according to findings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
In the state of New Mexico, plaintiffs injured in a vehicle collision have a right to be fully compensated for injuries resulting from the actions of a negligent party. When calculating the extent of a victim’s damages, many different factors are taken into consideration, including the suffering endured by the victim and the extent of their financial damages resulting from a New Mexico car accident. Considering all these factors can be overwhelming for those trying their best to recover after a car accident.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe in ensuring that the legal system remains fair, effective, and efficient. Our team of New Mexico personal injury attorneys has an ethical obligation to vigorously and competently defend your rights within the law. We will fight for your legal rights and make sure that you recover the full compensation you deserve. No crash victim should be left holding the bill for an accident caused by another’s negligence. Contact our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case if you have been injured in a New Mexico car crash.
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