Albuquerque, NM - Auto Accident on Pan American Fwy near Menaul Blvd Results in Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (November 18, 2022) - Police in Albuquerque were dispatched to the scene of a car accident that ended in injuries. Reports show it happened Friday afternoon, November 18, at around 1:40 p.m.
Information from initial investigations states that the wreck happened on the Pan American Freeway near downtown Albuquerque. The scene, near Menaul Boulevard Northeast, was occupied by responders for an extended period of time on the afternoon of November 18.
The events leading up to the crash have not been reported. Traffic was delayed in the area for an extended period of time while responders worked to secure the scene.
Paramedics treated those with injuries before transporting them to area hospitals for further care. No further information has been released concerning the nature and details of the wreck.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full recovery.
New Mexico Auto Accidents
New Mexico sees tens of thousands of car crashes per year. Every year, there are more than 60,000 vehicle collisions reported. About 20,000 individuals are hurt in these wrecks annually and over 1,000 lose their lives. Right now, the main cause of auto crashes in the Land of Enchantment is speeding. Driver negligence contributes to the majority of car wrecks throughout the nation. Distraction, fatigue, speeding, and intoxication are four common forms of driver negligence that lead to injuries and death for millions of Americans per year.
When you or someone you love has been hurt in a car crash caused by a negligent driver, you should call a car crash lawyer to help you recover. If you know that your accident was not your fault, you are most likely eligible to collect compensation for a wide array of damages. Medical care can cost tens of thousands of dollars. The average cost of hospitalization related to a severe car crash injury is around $50,000. This is not an easy price to pay for being injured in a car accident.
A car crash lawyer from Will Ferguson & Associates can help you through this difficult time. Even if you believe that you may have partially caused your accident, you may still be eligible to collect financial compensation that can help you financially recover. This accident does not have to define you or your future. A lawyer can get you full and fair financial compensation for the damages you face, such as outstanding medical bills and lost wages, as well as pain, suffering, and more.
You can reach our car crash lawyers in Albuquerque at (505) 243-5566. We work on contingency, which means you pay us nothing unless you’re awarded financial compensation for the damages you face. Call us as soon as you can to start getting your life back on track financially so you can focus on your mental and physical health.
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