Albuquerque, NM - Crash at Zuni Rd & Central Ave Ends in Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (September 22, 2020) - There were reported injuries at the scene of a car accident in the Albuquerque area on Sunday afternoon, September 20.
Emergency responders were called to the site of the crash at around 2:05 p.m. According to reports from the Albuquerque Police Department, the site occurred at the intersection of Zuni Road SE and Central Avenue SE. The cause of the accident has not been reported at this time.
The information currently available on the crash is limited. Paramedics were present to render aid to the injured parties. No updates on the conditions of the crash victims have been provided.
Local law enforcement officials are 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.
Intersection Accidents in Bernalillo County
New Mexico intersections hotspots are a magnet for serious collisions. According to data from the Federal Highway Administration, there are more than 2.5 million intersection crashes reported each year, accounting for nearly 40% of reported car accidents. These accidents are often serious, with more than 50% of injury crashes and one-quarter of deadly accidents occurring at intersections each year. These accidents are overwhelmingly caused by drivers who fail to yield the right of way.
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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