Dahlia, NM - Car Accident Occurs On I-40
Dahlia, NM (December 29, 2019) - There was a vehicle collision reported on I-40 EB near mile marker 240 early in the morning. The crash occurred on Sunday, December 29th, near Dahlia, New Mexico. According to local sources, the accident happened at around 9:07 a.m.
Authorities haven’t yet released the cause of the accident. The severity of the crash wasn’t reported by local sources. Injured parties were evaluated by responding paramedics at the scene.
No other details on the crash are known at this time. An investigation into the cause of the crash is currently in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Sideswipe Crashes in New Mexico
A sideswipe is a common collision on the highways of New Mexico. These crashes often involve drivers who fail to properly check their blind spots before changing lanes, causing them to strike another car. That is why sideswipes are commonly referred to as “blind spot crashes.”
Each year, there are 242,000 reported sideswipe crashes in the United States. More than 27,000 people are injured in these collisions annually. In some cases, injured parties can contact an experienced New Mexico car crash attorney to recover deserved compensation.
The legal team at Will Ferguson & Associates is here to help you pursue legal action against a reckless driver. We are dedicated to each of our client’s cases. Call us today at (505) 243-5566 to see how we can help.
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