Albuquerque, NM - Crash at Arvada Ave & Prospect Pl Ends in Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (September 21, 2020) - Emergency authorities in Albuquerque were dispatched to the scene of a crash with injuries on Saturday, September 19.
Local reports from the Albuquerque Police Department revealed that the accident occurred at around 5:52 p.m. that afternoon. The site of the crash was reportedly located near the intersection of Arvada Avenue NE and Prospect Place NE. The cause of the accident has not been reported.
At least one person at the scene suffered injuries in the crash. At this time, the severity and number of those injuries have not been reported. No further information on the accident has been made public at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Crashes in New Mexico
Reckless driving runs rampant on the roads of New Mexico, and drivers in the state are some of the most reckless in the nation. According to a report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, New Mexico ranked fifth in the country for careless driving collisions. In 2015, a total of 21,894 collisions were the result of human error, and another 6,602 accidents were caused by drivers who failed to yield the right of way. Across the country, nearly 90% of accidents cite human error as a primary cause.
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.
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