Albuquerque, NM - Injuries Reported in Collision at I-40 & Unser Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (February 24, 2022) - On Thursday morning, February 24, an auto accident in the Albuquerque area resulted in confirmed injuries. At 7:34 a.m. the collision occurred at the intersection of I-40 WB and Unser Boulevard.
An emergency response team was dispatched to the scene. While first responders treated the injured, the area was temporarily closed. Ambulances were dispatched to transport those who required further medical attention to local hospitals. There have been no further updates on the accident as of yet.
The cause of the crash is currently being investigated. As the investigation progresses, more information will be released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
New Mexico Intersection Crashes
Intersections are extremely dangerous, with more than half of all serious injuries and a quarter of all traffic fatalities occurring at them. Nearly a quarter of all intersection collisions are caused by left-hand turns. Each year, nearly 2.5 million car accidents occur at intersections, accounting for more than 40% of all reported car accidents in the United States, according to the Federal Highway Administration.
If you are injured in a traffic accident in New Mexico, you have the right to full compensation for your injuries and other damages. This is especially true if your injuries were caused by the negligence of another party. Calculating the exact amount of your losses can be difficult. To arrive at an accurate figure, many different factors must be considered. The extent of the victim's pain and suffering, as well as their financial losses as a result of the car accident, are important considerations in your case. Even for those with legal experience, this can be a difficult task without the assistance of an Albuquerque car accident attorney.
Albuquerque Personal Injury Lawyers
For those who have been injured in serious car accidents, Will Ferguson & Associates believes that the legal system is still fair, effective, and efficient. After you have been wrongfully injured by another person, our Albuquerque personal injury lawyers have an ethical obligation to fight tirelessly to protect your legal rights. By ensuring that your legal rights are protected, our legal team will vigorously advocate for the full value of your compensation. No one should be held responsible for an accident caused by the negligence of others.
If you have been injured in a car accident, call an Albuquerque law firm today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case.
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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.