Albuquerque, NM - Auto Accident at I-40 & 2nd St Causes Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (December 31, 2021) - A car accident in Albuquerque on Friday morning, December 31, resulted in confirmed injuries. At 6:18 a.m. the collision occurred at the intersection of I-40 EB and 2nd Street NW.
Emergency responders and medical personnel were dispatched to the scene to assist the injured victims. According to local reports, at least one person was injured. Following the crash, several lanes were temporarily closed. Those who were injured were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Local authorities are investigating the cause of the collision. More information will become available as the investigation progresses.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
New Mexico Car Wrecks
According to data from a recent study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, New Mexico has a higher rate of fatal collisions. Statistics show that one out of every 130 vehicle accidents in New Mexico results in death. Serious car accidents in New Mexico can be caused by a variety of factors. Two of the most common examples are driver distraction and speeding. According to the New Mexico Department of Transportation, a car accident occurs in the state every 26 minutes on average.
After a car accident, the sooner you file a claim, the more likely you are to receive fair compensation. When working with a large insurance company, disruptions and other issues are almost unavoidable. This is especially true if you do not have the assistance of a personal injury attorney. Victims may find it difficult to pursue a personal injury claim due to their injuries and other damages caused by the accident. If you want to be fairly compensated, you should contact an attorney as soon as possible.
It's natural to be concerned about your financial and emotional well-being after a car accident. If you file a claim and seek compensation with the help of an Albuquerque auto accident lawyer, you have a better chance of winning your personal injury claim.
Albuquerque Car Accident Lawyers
You have the legal right to seek compensation for your losses in order to reclaim control of your life. Will Ferguson & Associates is committed to helping clients obtain the monetary compensation they are due as a result of their injuries. Our legal team will go to great lengths to ensure that you receive the maximum compensation available under the law. Please contact us for more information so that we can discuss your options for recovery.
Call an Albuquerque personal injury lawyer at (505) 243-5566 if you've been hurt in a car accident caused by another driver's carelessness or negligence.
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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.