Albuquerque, NM - Car Wreck at I-40 & 98th St Results in Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (March 23, 2022) - An auto accident in the Albuquerque area on Wednesday morning, March 23, resulted in confirmed injuries. At 6:21 a.m. the crash occurred at the intersection of Interstate 40 EB and 98th Street NW.
A team of emergency responders was sent to the scene. The area was temporarily closed while first responders treated the injured. Ambulances were dispatched to transport those who needed additional medical attention to hospitals in the area. As of now, there have been no further updates on the accident.
The cause of the crash is being investigated right now. More information will be released as the investigation progresses.
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 state statistics, one out of every 130 vehicle accidents in New Mexico results in death. A number of factors have been linked to serious car accidents in New Mexico. Two of the most common examples are driver distraction and speeding. According to the New Mexico Department of Transportation, a car accident occurs every 26 minutes on average. In New Mexico, over 40,000 car accidents occur each year, injuring roughly 25,000 people.
Those who have been wrongfully injured in a car accident in New Mexico often have questions, and recovery is not always straightforward. It can be intimidating to take on a large insurance company, and most accident victims have never filed a personal injury claim for compensation. Accident victims frequently lose both monetary and nonmonetary assets, limiting their employment options significantly. Car accident survivors want nothing more than to recover completely and return to their previous lifestyle, but this is often impossible to achieve without the assistance of an experienced Albuquerque car accident lawyer.
Car Crash Attorneys in Albuquerque
Will Ferguson & Associates understands that personal injury cases present unique challenges for those who have been injured, and we are here to fight for those who have been injured due to the negligence of others. Our mission is to assist victims of catastrophic vehicle accidents in filing personal injury lawsuits in order to obtain the compensation they deserve, and we believe that the process should begin as soon as possible after the accident. With the help of an experienced lawyer, you can learn more about your accident and build a compelling case, increasing your chances of receiving fair compensation. For you and your loved ones, our attorneys will fight for the best possible outcome.
If you have been wrongfully injured in a car accident, call an Albuquerque personal injury attorney right away at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case.
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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.