Ranchos de Taos, NM - 2-Car Crash Near Post Office Causes Power Outage
Ranchos de Taos, NM (December 26, 2019) - Paramedics were at the scene of a two-vehicle collision in Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico on Monday, December 23rd. The crash occurred on NM-86 near the Ranchos de Taos Post Office. One of the vehicles struck a power pole.
The involved parties had to be evacuated from the scene. The impact caused a power outage in the area. The injured parties were treated by responding paramedics.
No other details are known at this time. Deputies from the Taos County Sheriff's Office are investigating the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Head-On Crashes in New Mexico
Head-on collisions are one of the most lethal types of accidents. These collisions are relatively rare, only accounting for 2 percent of all reported crashes. However, they are responsible for more than 10 percent of all roadway fatalities.
Injured parties may be unsure of how to proceed after the crash. The weight of looming medical bills, along with severe pain and suffering, can be more than enough to overwhelm anyone. In some cases, a qualified New Mexico car crash attorney can help injured victims pursue financial compensation.
The legal team at Will Ferguson & Associates is here to help you determine who is liable for your injuries. We have years of experience helping those injured unfairly in a sudden car accident. See how we can help by giving us a call today at (505) 243-5566.
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