Albuquerque, NM - All Lanes Closed Due to Injury Crash at I-40 & Carlisle Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (August 3, 2022) - A car accident in Albuquerque on Wednesday morning, August 3, left at least one person injured. The crash occurred at around 8 a.m. at the intersection of Interstate 40 WB and Carlisle Boulevard.
There were reported injuries following the collision. All westbound lanes were closed as a result of the crash. There were significant delays reported at the scene. Officials advised that drivers avoid the area. No updates on the conditions of the injured parties have been provided.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in New Mexico
According to the New Mexico Department of Transportation, 392 deaths in the state were brought on by car accidents in 2018. There are many different reasons why accidents involving automobiles might occur, but the great majority of these reasons have to do with the driver's negligence. The majority of fatalities and severe injuries in the state are caused by auto accidents.
If another person's excessive negligence caused your injury, the legal system may be able to provide you financial compensation to compensate for your past and future medical costs, lost earnings, disability, deformity, emotional suffering, and physical pain. If you can demonstrate that the other party was egregiously negligent, then this could be feasible. In the event that this is the case, you must act immediately to file a personal injury claim. Additionally, depending on the specifics of the case, we may be able to bring a claim for punitive damages against the defendant.
For essential legal assistance after being harmed in a car accident that wasn't your fault, get in touch with the attorneys at Will Ferguson & Associates. These people could be entitled to financial assistance for their injuries. Our attorneys have access to the tools they need to help their injured clients. Contact an Albuquerque personal injury attorney at (505) 243-5566 if you have been wounded in a vehicle accident.
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Disclaimer: At Will Ferguson & Associates, it is our goal to honor the victims of the nightmarish accidents that often take place in New Mexico. We would also like to familiarize the public with ways they can avoid a similar fate and what they can do, should the unthinkable happen. The information contained within this article is not to be viewed as any type of medical or legal advice. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.