Albuquerque, NM - Collision with Injuries at Ortiz Dr & Zuni Rd
Albuquerque, NM (August 1, 2020) - A serious crash in Albuquerque required assistance from EMS and emergency responders. Initial reports revealed that the crash occurred at around 10:07 a.m. on Friday morning, July 31. At least one party at the scene of the accident was reportedly injured.
The cause of the collision has not yet been released by local authorities. According to local sources, the site of the crash was located at the intersection of Ortiz Drive SE and Zuni Road SE. There were confirmed injuries at the scene, but the severity of those injuries is not yet known.
Paramedics were present at the crash site to render aid to the injured parties. The number of resulting injuries has not been reported. At this time, no hospitalizations have been confirmed.
No further updates on the conditions of the injured parties have been provided. The Albuquerque Police Department is currently investigating the cause of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Collisions in New Mexico
Reckless drivers are extremely commonplace in big cities like Albuquerque. Many drivers will bend the rules and act recklessly for many reasons. Reckless driving is far from harmless, and many people are put in danger due to reckless driving across New Mexico. On average, three out of every ten car accidents reported nationwide is due to reckless driving. There are nearly 13,000 deadly crashes reported annually involving reckless driving, accounting for roughly one-third of reported traffic fatalities each year.
Car crashes in New Mexico are caused by a variety of roadway hazards, such as poor driving, excessive speed, unsafe road conditions, poor truck maintenance, road construction, and inadequate signage. Determining liability for a crash can be difficult and more complex than simply determining fault, and injured parties are often unprepared to protect their legal rights after a catastrophic accident. New Mexico car crash attorneys who specialize in car accidents work with car crash injury cases resulting from a variety of causes.
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 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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