Albuquerque, NM - Crash With Injuries on Jefferson St at I-25
Albuquerque, NM (September 10, 2019) - Local police and paramedics responded to an accident on Jefferson Street on Tuesday, September 10. The incident occurred shortly before 11:00 in the morning near the merge lane for Interstate 25.
Police reports were able to confirm that at least one person sustained injuries during the course of the collision. No further update on their medical condition was available.
Albuquerque police have opened an investigation into the cause of this late morning accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Albuquerque
New Mexico is one of the few states where vehicle-related injury statistics are shockingly high. In 2014, for instance, New Mexico’s population was 2,085,572, and the total vehicle miles driven were 25,347,000. The total number of crashes was 3,037, and 383 of those proved to be fatal.
What all of this data translates to is roughly 18.4 deaths per 100,000 residents and 1.51 deaths per million vehicle miles traveled. These numbers are among the worst in the United States.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, you should strongly consider contacting one of the experienced attorneys at Will Ferguson & Associates. A personal injury attorney from our dedicated legal team will be able to help you build your case and will aggressively advocate for the financial compensation that you deserve. Contact one of our reputable attorneys today by calling (505) 243-5566 to schedule your free initial consultation.
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Disclaimer: At Will Ferguson & Associates, it is our goal to honor the victims of the nightmarish accidents that often take place in New Mexico. We would also like to familiarize the public with ways they can avoid a similar fate and what they can do, should the unthinkable happen. The information contained within this article is not to be viewed as any type of medical or legal advice. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.