Albuquerque, NM - Accident Recorded at I-40 & Unser Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (November 21, 2019) - There was a collision reported in the area of Albuquerque, New Mexico earlier today. The accident occurred on Thursday, November 21st, at around 11:01 a.m. Authorities responded to the scene of the accident near the intersection of I-40 EB and Unser Boulevard.
The cause of the crash is not known at this time. The left lane of I-40 EB was closed due to the crash. The severity of the resulting injuries wasn’t reported.
No other information is available at this time. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
New Mexico Left Turn Crashes
Intersections are just another part of traveling on the road. Many types of crashes commonly take place within an intersection. Left-hand turns account for 61 percent of all intersection collisions.
22.2 percent of crashes involve drivers making left turns. When a driver turns left at an intersection, they are entering into the path of oncoming traffic. When these crashes occur, they result in severe injuries due to the nature of the impact.
An experienced law firm can make all the difference when pursuing your deserved compensation after a crash. At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe that reckless drivers should be held liable for their actions. Contact us today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case with a New Mexico auto accident attorney.
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