Albuquerque, NM - Injuries Reported in Collision on Pan American Fwy
Albuquerque, NM (December 30, 2021) - Emergency responders in Albuquerque were dispatched to a serious car accident on Thursday afternoon, December 30. According to authorities, the accident occurred at 12:17 p.m. on the Pan American Freeway NE.
Several lanes were temporarily closed while emergency personnel assisted the injured victims. According to local reports, at least one person was injured in the collision. The extent of the injuries is unknown at this time. The injured victims were transported to a nearby hospital by ambulance for treatment.
The cause of the accident is still being investigated by local authorities, and more information will be released as the investigation progresses.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
High-Speed Crashes in New Mexico
Over the last two decades, speeding has been linked to one-third of all documented roadway fatalities in the United States, and it is widely accepted that speeding increases the risk of a serious vehicle accident. Thousands of people are killed every year by speeding motorists in the United States, and New Mexico is no exception. In the United States, 9,378 people were killed in high-speed collisions in 2018. Nearly 25 people died every day that year as a result of speeding motorists.
If you are injured in a traffic accident, you have the right to full compensation for your injuries and other damages. This is especially true if you were injured due to someone else's carelessness. Calculating the exact amount of your losses can be difficult. In order to receive just compensation, many different factors must be considered. Two of the most important factors are the severity of the victim's pain and the financial damages incurred as a result of the car accident. Without the assistance of an Albuquerque car accident lawyer, even those who are well-versed in the law may find it difficult to recover.
Albuquerque Personal Injury Lawyers
Will Ferguson & Associates believes that the legal system for victims of serious car accidents should be fair, effective, and effective. After you have been wrongfully injured by another person, our Albuquerque personal injury attorneys have a moral obligation to protect your legal rights. By ensuring that your legal rights are protected, our legal team will fight 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.