Albuquerque, NM - Crash at Barstow St & Paseo Del Norte Causes Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (February 23, 2022) - On Wednesday morning, February 23, an auto accident in the Albuquerque area resulted in confirmed injuries. The accident happened at 5:58 a.m. at the intersection of Barstow Street NE and Paseo Del Norte NE.
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 required additional medical care to nearby hospitals. 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.
High-Speed Collisions in New Mexico
Speeding is a common traffic violation in New Mexico that has been linked to an increased risk of serious car accidents. Over the last two decades, speeding drivers have been responsible for nearly a third of all documented highway fatalities in the United States, resulting in thousands of deaths every year. In the United States, 9,378 people were killed in high-speed collisions in 2018.
If you are injured in a traffic accident in New Mexico, you have the right to full compensation for your injuries and other damages. This is especially true if your injuries were caused by the negligence of another party. Calculating the exact amount of your losses can be difficult. To arrive at an accurate figure, many different factors must be considered. The extent of the victim's pain and suffering, as well as their financial losses as a result of the car accident, are important considerations in your case. Even for those with legal experience, this can be a difficult task without the assistance of an Albuquerque car accident attorney.
Albuquerque Car Accident Lawyers
For those who have been injured in serious car accidents, Will Ferguson & Associates believes that the legal system is still fair, effective, and efficient. After you have been wrongfully injured by another person, our Albuquerque personal injury lawyers have an ethical obligation to fight tirelessly to protect your legal rights. By ensuring that your legal rights are protected, our legal team will vigorously advocate for the full value of your compensation. No one should be held responsible for an accident caused by the negligence of others.
If you have been injured in a car accident, call an Albuquerque law firm today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case.
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