Albuquerque, NM - Collision with Injuries on 98th St
Albuquerque, NM (July 12, 2020) - Emergency vehicles were dispatched to the scene of a crash in Albuquerque on Saturday afternoon, July 11. The collision occurred at the 251 block of 98th Street. The accident took place sometime around 2:11 p.m.
At this time, the cause of the crash has not been reported. The intersection was closed while emergency personnel was at the scene. At least one person involved in the crash reportedly suffered injuries.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being managed by the Albuquerque Police Department (APD).
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Car Accidents in Albuquerque
Reckless drivers are a common cause of devastating car crashes across New Mexico. The most common forms of reckless driving in the state include drunk driving and speeding. Each year, nearly 30% of recorded car accidents involve reckless drivers, and around 13,000 deadly crashes are caused by reckless driving, accounting for 33% of fatal crashes. The actions of a reckless driver can be catastrophic, and human error is responsible for 90% of car accidents.
In the state of New Mexico, plaintiffs injured in a vehicle collision have a right to be fully compensated for injuries resulting from the actions of a negligent party. When calculating the extent of a victim’s damages, many different factors are taken into consideration, including the suffering endured by the victim and the extent of their financial damages resulting from a New Mexico car accident. Considering all these factors can be overwhelming for those trying their best to recover after a car accident.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe in ensuring that the legal system remains fair, effective, and efficient. Our team of New Mexico personal injury attorneys has an ethical obligation to vigorously and competently defend your rights within the law. We will fight for your legal rights and make sure that you recover the full compensation you deserve. No crash victim should be left holding the bill for an accident caused by another’s negligence. Contact our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case if you have been injured in a New Mexico car crash.
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