Albuquerque, NM - Injuries Reported in Car Crash on I-25 near I-40
Albuquerque, NM (October 1, 2022) - A car crash happened in Albuquerque on the morning of September 30. Emergency crews were sent to the wreck site at around 10:40 a.m. to render aid and investigate the details of the incident.
The wreck occurred on I-25 near I-40. What caused the incident has not been reported at this time. One or more people required emergency medical care on-site. Currently, authorities in Albuquerque are still investigating the details of the accident.
Paramedics treated those with serious injuries and transported them to area hospitals as needed. The names of the involved parties were not immediately reported.
Delays in traffic ensued near the crash scene while emergency responders worked to secure the area. Local drivers were urged to use different routes of travel for the time that the scene was active with responders.
We hope for the full and fast recovery of those with injuries.
Nothing further has been reported to the public concerning the nature of the accident.
New Mexico Car Crashes
Car accidents happen frequently in the state of New Mexico. Over 20,000 people are hurt in these accidents per year. The main reason these collisions take place is driver negligence, which is also the main cause of auto crashes throughout the country.
At this time, in New Mexico, the main reason auto accidents happen is speeding. Drivers who choose to drive at unsafe speeds put themselves and everyone else on the road at risk for severe injuries or even death. Speeding drivers cause tens of thousands of auto accidents in the state of New Mexico every single year. Throughout the country, on average, over 50,000 drivers are involved in over 30,000 fatal speeding collisions per year.
Besides speeding, there are many other forms of driver negligence that may lead to injurious or even fatal collisions. Driver distraction is the leading cause of auto accidents throughout the country, causing more than 400,000 car accidents every single year that take the lives of over 3,000 people. This is equal to the number of auto accidents that happen in the state of Florida every year, which is the state with the most yearly auto accidents recorded in the US.
When you or someone you love has been injured in a car crash caused by driver negligence, it may be difficult to move forward from the aftermath of your wreck. You may be stuck in the hospital or at home and unable to work due to the nature or severity of your injuries. It is important to seek legal help in the case that you know that the crash that caused your injuries wasn’t your fault.
If you know that your injury crash was caused by the actions of a negligent driver, you need to contact a personal injury lawyer. An attorney can help you get the money you need to pay for the costs related to your accident.
The car crash lawyers in Albuquerque at Will Ferguson & Associates have decades of experience helping injured crash victims make full and successful recoveries after they are injured by the actions of negligent drivers. Contact a car crash attorney at your earliest convenience to learn more about filing a personal injury claim for compensation.
You can reach our office at (505) 243-5566.
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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.