Albuquerque, NM - APD Responds to Injury Accident at San Mateo Blvd & Montgomery Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (October 22, 2019) - Police activity was reported after a crash in the Albuquerque, New Mexico area. The accident took place at around 6 p.m. on Friday, October 18th. At least one person was reportedly injured in the collision.
Officials from the Albuquerque Police Department reported to the scene of the crash at the intersection of Montgomery Boulevard NE & San Mateo Boulevard NE. The condition of the injured party is not currently known. Their identity has been withheld at this time.
The investigation into the cause of the collision is currently ongoing. No other details have yet been released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Stop Sign Collisions in New Mexico
According to national statistics, nearly one-third of all intersection accidents take place at a stop-sign controlled intersection. This comes out to more than 700,000 crashes annually. 40 percent of all fatal collisions take place at a stop sign.
A majority of stop sign crashes involve drivers who fail to yield the right of way or make left-hand turns. In most cases, the driver is acting negligently, putting others at risk of serious injury. Victims of stop sign collisions should protect their legal rights by contacting a trained New Mexico auto accident lawyer.
Seeking compensation for injuries sustained in a crash can be a difficult process. The law firm of Will Ferguson & Associates can help strengthen your chances of recovering a satisfactory settlement. If you or a loved one has been injured in a crash, contact our law offices at (505) 243-5566.
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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.