Albuquerque, NM - Injury Collision at Western Trl & Unser Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (July 17, 2020) - Local law enforcement officials and emergency response units were called to the scene of a serious car accident. The collision reportedly occurred in the Albuquerque area on Thursday, July 16, just before noon. The accident was reported by the Albuquerque Police Department (APD) at around 11:59 a.m. that morning. At this time, the information currently available about the crash is limited.
According to local reports, the accident took place at the intersection of Western Trail and Unser Boulevard. The severity of the resulting injuries is not currently known. The number of injured parties involved in the crash has not been reported. Paramedics at the site of the crash evaluated the conditions of the injured parties and rendered medical aid. At this time, no hospitalizations have been confirmed.
Investigators with APD were present to gather information on the accident. The cause of the crash is still unknown. No further updates on the conditions of the injured victims have been provided.
APD is currently investigating the cause of the accident, and more details 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.
New Mexico Intersection Collisions
A report of all crashes reported in the United States each year is released by the Federal Highway Administration (FHA). According to data from the organization’s report, there are nearly 2.5 million intersection crashes reported each year across the country. These accidents are involved in nearly 40% of reported accidents, making intersection crashes the second-most common type of accident nationwide.
These crashes are often serious and involve vehicles coming from opposing directions. Reckless and inattentive drivers who fail to yield can cause a catastrophic collision at busy intersections across Albuquerque. Each year, intersections are the location for roughly 50% of serious crashes resulting in injuries. Nearly one-quarter of deadly accidents reported annually also occur at intersections. More than 100,000 of these crashes involve drivers who run red lights, contributing to hundreds of deaths each year.
New Mexico car crash victims are looking for answers after being injured in an Albuquerque auto accident. The last thing injured parties want to do is deal with a big insurance company, and pursuing a personal injury claim may be the last thing on their mind as they deal with medical expenses, lost income, and other damages associated with the crash. New Mexico crash victims really just want to recover and get back on with their lives after suffering from serious injuries.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we know that personal injury claims can be challenging, and we want to help you pursue a claim for your deserved compensation. An experienced Albuquerque personal injury lawyer can investigate your accident, build your case, and fight for your right to maximum compensation. If you have been unfairly injured in a New Mexico car crash, give us a call today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case with a skilled personal injury attorney.
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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.