Albuquerque, NM - Man Arrested in Fatal Collision at Louisiana Blvd & Claremont Ave
Albuquerque, NM (November 25, 2021) - A deadly car crash in Albuquerque on Tuesday resulted in the arrest of a local man. The fatal auto accident took place at the crossing of Louisiana NE and Claremont Avenue NE.
Local reports revealed that 24-year-old Quintin White was driving a white Toyota Camry northbound on Louisiana Boulevard. An eastbound pickup on Claremont Avenue entered the intersection but reportedly stopped to yield to a pedestrian.
Both vehicles collided at the scene. Daniel Torres, a passenger in the Camry, sustained critical injuries. He was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead. White was taken into custody for driving under the influence after being taken to a nearby hospital.
An ongoing crash investigation is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to Daniel Torres at this time.
Fatal Reckless Driving Crashes in Albuquerque
Even if a driver is cautious behind the wheel, he or she can still be injured by a car accident caused by another driver's negligence. New Mexican drivers have a bad reputation for speeding and other reckless driving on the state's highways. Driver inattention is to blame for a large number of car accidents in New Mexico, and statistics show that speeding and driver inattention are two of the most common types of reckless driving in the state. Injured parties can seek compensation for their losses with the help of an experienced personal injury lawyer.
When a family member dies as a result of someone else's carelessness, it's natural for surviving family members to have a desire for justice. Wrongful death lawsuits are one of the most difficult types of cases to handle. A wrongful death lawsuit may be able to assist families in obtaining the funds they require to cover funeral and burial expenses, medical bills, mental anguish, and other costs associated with a fatal accident. Due to a variety of laws, including strict statutes of limitations and eligibility requirements, wrongful death claims are difficult to pursue. That is why it is advantageous to have an Albuquerque car accident lawyer on your side.
Pedestrian Accident Lawyers in Albuquerque
When a loved one is killed in an avoidable accident, you should speak with a wrongful death attorney in Albuquerque as soon as possible to discuss your legal options for compensation and to protect your legal rights. Will Ferguson & Associates recognizes that no amount of money can truly make up for the loss of a loved one. Our attorneys, on the other hand, understand that families dealing with the death of a loved one often face financial difficulties.
If a family member has recently died in a tragic accident, call an Albuquerque personal injury lawyer at (505) 243-5566 to learn how we can help.
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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.