Cedar Crest, NM - Motorcyclist Injured in East Mts on NM-14
Cedar Crest, NM (February 21, 2020) - A motorcyclist was left with severe injuries after crashing his bike after being cut off by another driver in the East Mountains on Monday, February 17th. The accident took place near Cedar Crest, New Mexico on NM-14. The motorcyclist, identified as Daniel Gallegos, suffered multiple broken bones int the crash.
According to the victim’s testimony, a woman driving an SUV was making a left turn when he was struck. He was left lying in the roadway with severe injuries and had to reportedly pull himself to safety to avoid being hit again. Gallegos is still recovering in the hospital at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Motorcycle Crashes in New Mexico
The feeling of riding a motorcycle is completely liberating. However, with this sense of freedom comes serious safety concerns. Motorcyclists are much more likely to be severely injured in the event of a crash.
According to studies, a motorcycle rider is 28 times more likely to suffer fatal injuries in an accident. The injuries resulting from a motorcycle crash are nearly always catastrophic. Injured parties may be able to pursue lost compensation by contacting an Albuquerque motorcycle crash attorney.
The legal team at Will Ferguson & Associates is here to help. We’ve successfully recovered multi-million-dollar settlements for past clients. Contact our offices 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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