Albuquerque, NM - Major Car Crash on I-25 at milepost 297
Albuquerque, NM (January 22, 2023) - On Friday night, January 20, a car wreck was reported to police in Valencia, Albuquerque. Reports indicate the crash happened at approximately 8:55 p.m.
Responders were dispatched to the scene shortly after the incident occurred on Interstate 25 near milepost 297. An unknown number of cars collided and left those involved with injuries.
Emergency responders rendered aid to injured patients. One or more victims were taken to area hospitals for treatment, according to reports.
The roadway was closed while crews worked at the crash site. Local drivers were asked to use caution or alternate their travel routes while the scene was occupied by police and paramedics.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
New Mexico Car Accidents
Car crashes have become a major issue in the United States and across New Mexico. Reports concerning the number of auto collisions that occur each year in the United States show that more than 6 million vehicle accidents are reported annually across the US. These collisions injure approximately 3 million individuals and end the lives of nearly 40,000.
New Mexico auto accidents happen hundreds of thousands of times each year and injure approximately 20,000 people per year. Additionally, hundreds of people lose their lives in New Mexico car accidents yearly. Currently, driver negligence is the most common cause of auto accidents throughout the United States and New Mexico.
Driver negligence is the culprit in causing over 90% of the reported car crashes in the United States. Fatigued, distracted, and intoxicated drivers cause millions of traffic collisions per year. When you or a loved one has been hurt by a negligent driver, it is important to be able to prove that you were not at fault for the crash. If you’re able to do this, you may qualify for financial compensation that can help you pay for the expenses that stem from your wreck. Medical care costs, vehicle repairs, and lost wages, as well as other losses, may be eligible for financial compensation if you were injured in a negligently caused accident.
A car crash attorney in Albuquerque can help you get the finances needed to cover the costs related to your crash. You can call the law office of Will Ferguson & Associates at your earliest convenience to get started on a personal injury claim.
Our law office has been working to help injured crash victims make full financial recoveries for decades and will stop at nothing to make sure that you and your family are able to pay for the costs related to your wreck. Not only will we help you pay for economic damages, but non-economic damages like pain & suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, embarrassment, and more may be eligible for financial compensation when you file a personal injury claim with an attorney.
Call or law office at (505) 243-5566 to speak with a lawyer regarding your personal injury claim.
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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.