Las Vegas, NM - Collision Reported On I-25
Las Vegas, NM (December 27, 2019) - A multi-vehicle crash that caused injuries was reported early this morning near Las Vegas, New Mexico on Interstate-25, near mile marker 343. Authorities responded to the site of the crash at around 9:18 a.m. on the morning of Friday, December 27th.
Reports revealed that the right lane and right shoulder of I-25 were closed due to police activity. The extent of the resulting injuries is unknown at this time.
No further updates have been provided. An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local law enforcement officials.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
High-Speed Crashes in New Mexico
Car accidents can be attributed to many different factors. One of the most common is speeding, which can greatly increase your chances of being involved in a crash. Nearly 26 percent of all fatal crashes in 2017 were caused by speeding motorists.
Not only are you more likely to be involved in a crash while speeding, but the ensuing injuries are also magnified. Being injured in a sudden collision can be devastating for everyone involved. Injured parties should contact an Albuquerque auto accident lawyer to pursue legal action.
You don’t have to file a personal injury claim alone. The experienced attorneys at Will Ferguson & Associates can offer valuable insight into your case. If you’ve been injured by a reckless driver, call us today at (505) 243-5566.
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