Albuquerque, NM - Accident Reported at I-25 & Lead Ave
Albuquerque, NM (September 18, 2019) - Local sources reported that a car accident occurred at the intersection of I-25 NB and Lead Avenue in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The crash occurred around 4:10 p.m. on Wednesday, September 18.
Police authorities responded to the scene of the crash to begin an initial investigation into the incident. Paramedics were also present to render aid to the injured victims. The identities of those involved or the extent of their injuries were not reported.
No other information is available at this time. The investigation into the crash is ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Distracted Driving Crashes in Albuquerque
Distracted driving is one of the quickest growing issues on New Mexican roadways today. At the heart of this growing concern is the rise of cell phone use. In 2017, around 391,000 people were injured after being involved in distracted driving crashes.
When a driver is traveling 55 miles per hour, they will travel the entire length of a football field in only 5 seconds. This is more than enough time to cause a catastrophic car accident. Victims should contact a qualified New Mexico auto accident lawyer to hold the at-fault party accountable for their negligence.
Our firm has experience working on distracted driving cases. We also understand how difficult it can be to fully recover after being injured in a collision. Will Ferguson & Associates has helped countless victims receive fair settlements to get back on their feet after a car crash. Contact our law offices at 505-243-5566 if you think you have grounds for a claim.
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