Albuquerque, NM - Injuries Reported After Collision at I-25 & Ave Cesar Chavez
Albuquerque, NM (January 9, 2023) - At 5:59 a.m. on Monday, January 9, there was a crash involving injuries at the intersection of Interstate 25 SB and Avenida Cesar Chavez in Albuquerque.
Details about the crash are currently limited, but it is known that at least one person was injured and transported to a local hospital for treatment. The cause of the crash is under investigation, and it is not yet clear whether any charges will be filed.
Traffic in the area was impacted as a result of the crash, and drivers were advised to seek alternative routes while the scene was being cleared and the investigation was underway.
Local authorities are handling the ongoing accident investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
New Mexico High-Speed Car Accidents
From 2017 to 2019, speeding was a contributing factor in 370 fatal car accidents in New Mexico, representing nearly 35% of all fatal auto accidents in the state. Excessive speeding can have a number of negative consequences, including a longer stopping distance and an increased risk of losing control of the car. It also reduces the effectiveness of safety features in and around your vehicle, increasing the likelihood of serious injury. Remember to always drive at a safe and appropriate speed to help protect yourself and others on the road.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, our attorneys are committed to protecting your legal rights and helping you successfully resolve your personal injury claim. We tailor our approach to each individual client and case we handle, recognizing that every person's experience with recovery is unique. Having a lawyer on your side can make the aftermath of your accident less stressful. Given the significant impact that a vehicle accident can have on your life, you may have many questions that we can help answer.
Safety should always be the top priority when operating a motor vehicle. While accidents can happen at any time, they are more likely to occur when reckless drivers put others in danger by breaking the law. Your lawyer will conduct a thorough investigation to determine who was responsible for your accident and any resulting damages. There may be multiple parties who could be held liable for what happened to you and the losses you sustained.
If you believe that another driver's carelessness caused an automobile accident that you were involved in, it is important to seek legal assistance. The attorneys at Will Ferguson & Associates are here to help. We can assist you in evaluating the full extent of your damages and securing fair compensation for your recovery. Contact us to learn more about your right to pursue monetary damages for losses sustained in an accident. To schedule a consultation with an Albuquerque personal injury lawyer, please call (505) 243-5566.
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