Albuquerque, NM - UPDATE: Woman Killed in Bus Accident on Central Ave
Albuquerque, NM (January 29, 2020) - Local reports revealed that a woman was killed after being struck by an Albuquerque Rapid Transit bus on Tuesday evening, January 28th. Authorities reported that the accident occurred at around 7:30 p.m. near the intersection of Central Avenue and Maple Street. The deceased victim was identified as Daren DeAguero.
Authorities responded to the scene to render aid to the injured victim. Witnesses at the scene attest that DeAguero was frantically trying to seek aid after being hit by the bus. The cause of the accident hasn’t been released at this time.
An investigation into the crash is currently in progress. No other details have been released.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Daren DeAguero at this time.
Bus Collisions in Albuquerque
There are an estimated 30,000 commercial buses on American roadways each day. From 2000 to 2007, there were 1,315 documented fatalities related to bus accidents, including both passengers and pedestrians. Young bus drivers have been found to increase the risk of a serious collision.
The size of these massive transportation vehicles makes them devastating in the event of a crash. Sadly, many people are killed after being hit by a large bus. In some cases, surviving family members can contact an Albuquerque wrongful death attorney to pursue deserved compensation.
Will Ferguson & Associates understands that losing a loved one is difficult to handle. We want to make sure that you and your family are protected. Contact us today at (505) 243-5566 to see how we can help.
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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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