Albuquerque, NM - Accident Reported on I-40 at Eubank Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (September 18, 2019) - Local sources reported there was a car accident on Interstate 40 EB at Eubank Blvd in Albuquerque, New Mexico around 7:24 a.m. The crash occurred on Wednesday, September 18, and resulted in the closure of the left two lanes of the roadway.
The information currently available about the crash is limited at this time.
The condition of the involved parties was not reported by local sources. Police officials were at the scene to begin an initial investigation into the crash. Paramedics were also present to render aid to injured parties.
No other information is available at this time. Local authorities are conducting an investigation into the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Highway Shoulder Accidents in New Mexico
A staggering number of people are killed annually on American interstates. 12% of these fatal highway accidents involve someone on the shoulder of the roadway. This comes out to 610 people losing their lives each year.
Although they are designed to be a safe refuge for motorists on the highway, shoulders can be a dangerous place. Unless it is an emergency, it is advised to not stop on the highway shoulder. In some cases, victims of these accidents can reach out to an experienced Albuquerque highway injury attorney to obtain lost compensation.
Will Ferguson & Associates has helped countless victims recover after being injured by another driver’s negligence. We have the experience necessary to ensure that our clients win a fair settlement worthy of their injuries. Call us today at 505-243-5566 to discuss your claim.
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