Albuquerque, NM - Injury Collision at Central Ave & San Mateo Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (October 17, 2020) - A collision in the Albuquerque area on Friday, October 16, left at least one person injured.
Reports from the Albuquerque Police Department revealed that the accident occurred at around 10:47 a.m. that morning. The site of the crash was located near the intersection of Central Avenue SE and San Mateo Boulevard SE. The cause of the accident has not been reported at this time.
There were confirmed injuries at the site of the crash. At this time, the number of injured parties has not been provided. No updates on the conditions of the crash victims are currently available.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Reckless Driving Crashes in Albuquerque
Reckless driving is a serious safety concern on New Mexico roadways. The state has some of the worst drivers in the nation and ranks fifth in the country for careless driving accidents, according to statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Reckless driving is responsible for nearly 30% of reported car accidents each year, and human error is involved in nearly 90% of reported collisions.
In the state of New Mexico, plaintiffs injured in a vehicle collision have a right to be fully compensated for injuries resulting from the actions of a negligent party. When calculating the extent of a victim’s damages, many different factors are taken into consideration, including the suffering endured by the victim and the extent of their financial damages resulting from a New Mexico car accident. Considering all these factors can be overwhelming for those trying their best to recover after a car accident.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe in ensuring that the legal system remains fair, effective, and efficient. Our team of New Mexico personal injury attorneys has an ethical obligation to vigorously and competently defend your rights within the law. We will fight for your legal rights and make sure that you recover the full compensation you deserve. No crash victim should be left holding the bill for an accident caused by another’s negligence. Contact our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case if you have been injured in a New Mexico car crash.
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