Carlsbad, NM - Fatal Crash on US 62 in Carlsbad
Carlsbad, NM (September 10, 2019) - On Saturday, September 7 at approximately 7:40 in the morning the New Mexico State Police investigated a fatal crash on U.S. 62 near mile marker 60, just east of Carlsbad.
The initial reports indicated that a 2018 Chevy pick-up driven by 33-year-old Guerrero Lozoya Gonzalez, a resident of Carlsbad, was driving westbound on U.S. 62. For reasons that have not yet been determined the Chevy collided with a 2015 Mack Commercial Motor Vehicle that was venturing to a make a righthand turn off of U.S. 62 onto a lease road.
Gonzalez was transported to the Carlsbad Medical Center where he tragically succumbed to fatal injuries he sustained during the accident. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.
According to the NMSP, alcohol is not believed to be a factor in this crash and seatbelts do appear to have been properly used. No additional information is available.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mr. Guerrero Lozoya Gonzalez, at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Carlsbad
Car accidents are an all too common occurrence in New Mexico, with a new one happening every 12 minutes somewhere in the state. Each day, New Mexico residents lose their lives in these serious collisions that almost always involve other vehicles neglecting basic safety procedures such as ignoring road signs, not texting while driving, driving while under the influence, and not obeying the legal posted speed limit. The death of a loved one is never easy and can take a long time before people are able to fully process the tragedy. Turning to the help of an experienced attorney who has handled wrongful death claims in the past might be the best step that you can take for you and your family.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, our experienced personal injury attorneys have handled a variety of cases involving fatalities and are always there for the families who are suffering through this unexpected loss. It is never easy to come to terms with the fact that you will not see a loved one again and the reality of the situation is that your grief will not spare you from any financial entanglements that your loved one left behind. Nobody should have to worry about finances while they grieve. Please reach out to us for the help you deserve at this time at 505-243-5566.
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