Albuquerque, NM - Car Wreck with Injuries at 98th St & I-40
Albuquerque, NM (March 17, 2022) - On Thursday morning, March 17, an auto accident in the Albuquerque area resulted in confirmed injuries. The accident happened at 2:40 a.m. at the intersection of 98th Street NW and Interstate 40.
An emergency response team was dispatched to the scene. While first responders treated the injured, the area was temporarily closed. Ambulances were dispatched to transport those who needed additional medical attention to hospitals in the area. There have been no further updates on the accident as of yet.
The cause of the crash is currently being investigated. As the investigation progresses, more information will be released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Wrecks in New Mexico
In New Mexico, one out of every 130 vehicle accidents results in death, according to state statistics. In New Mexico, a number of factors have been linked to serious car accidents. Driver distraction and speeding are two of the most common examples. A car accident occurs every 26 minutes on average, according to the New Mexico Department of Transportation. Every year, over 40,000 car accidents occur in New Mexico, injuring approximately 25,000 people.
You have the right to full compensation for your injuries and other damages if you are injured in a traffic accident in New Mexico. This is especially true if your injuries were caused by another party's negligence. It can be difficult to calculate the exact amount of your losses. Many different factors must be considered in order to arrive at an accurate figure. In your case, the extent of the victim's pain and suffering, as well as their financial losses as a result of the car accident, are critical factors to consider. It can be difficult to file a claim without the help of an Albuquerque car accident lawyer.
Albuquerque Personal Injury Lawyers
No one should be held liable for an accident caused by someone else's negligence. Will Ferguson & Associates believes that the legal system still treats serious car accident victims fairly. Our lawyers have an ethical obligation to fight tirelessly to protect your legal rights after you have been wrongfully injured by another person. Our legal team will vigorously advocate for the full value of your compensation by ensuring that your legal rights are protected.
Call an Albuquerque law firm today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case if you have been injured in a car 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.