Albuquerque, NM - Collision with Injuries at 2nd St & Tijeras Ave
Albuquerque, NM (November 21, 2020) - A car accident in the Albuquerque area on Saturday, November 21, left at least one person injured.
Local reports from the Albuquerque Fire Rescue revealed that the accident occurred at around 12:38 p.m. that afternoon. The site of the collision was reportedly located near the intersection of 2nd Street NW and Tijeras Avenue NW. The cause of the crash has not been reported at this time.
Emergency responders were present at the scene to render aid to the crash victims. The number of injured parties at the scene was not disclosed in local sources. No updates on the accident are currently available.
An ongoing investigation into the collision is being conducted by the Albuquerque Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
High-Speed Crashes in New Mexico
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At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe that people who have been injured because of another’s negligence are entitled to fair compensation, and we have a proven history of fighting for the legal rights of clients across New Mexico. Albuquerque crash victims are owed a debt and are entitled to be paid its full value —not just part of it — and a qualified personal injury attorney in Albuquerque can help you recover the complete value of your claim. Contact our law offices today at (505) 243-5566 if you have been unfairly injured in a New Mexico car accident to see what your legal options are to pursue lost compensation for your injuries and other damages resulting from a car crash.
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