Albuquerque, NM - Driver Killed in Wrong-Way Crash on I-40
Albuquerque, NM (May 26, 2020) - A driver was killed following a wrong-way collision in Albuquerque on Monday morning, May 25th. The collision reportedly occurred near the intersection of I-40 and Coors Boulevard. Authorities were called to the scene to render aid to those involved.
Local authorities reported that a black Camaro was traveling west on I-40 EB when the vehicle collided with a semi-truck. The driver of the Camaro suffered from fatal injuries. The extent of the other injuries wasn’t reported.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being managed by the Albuquerque Police Department.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Car Accidents in Albuquerque
Somewhere in New Mexico, a car accident occurs every 12 minutes. In a single year, 405 people are killed in deadly collisions across the state. Driver inattention is the leading cause of crashes in the state, contributing to 21% of collisions.
Wrongful death lawsuits in Albuquerque are meant to compensate surviving family members when someone else causes the death of a loved one. Just because the victim died, that doesn’t mean that the at-fault party should be off the hook. The defendant must instead pay compensation to the deceased’s family members.
Bringing a lawsuit is probably the last thing on your mind after losing a family member. Will Ferguson & Associates understands that no amount of compensation will bring back a loved one. Call us today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case with a New Mexico wrongful death attorney.
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