Albuquerque, NM - Motorcyclist Killed in Collision at Roy Ave & Thur Shan Dr
Albuquerque, NM (February 28, 2022) - A two-vehicle crash in Albuquerque on Sunday night, February 27, resulted in the death of a motorcyclist. The deadly accident was reported at the intersection of Roy Avenue and Thur Shan Drive at around 5:55 p.m.
Local authorities were called to the scene after an SUV collided with a motorcycle. The crash caused the motorcyclist to be ejected from the bike. Emergency responders were on-site, and the injured party was pronounced dead at the scene.
The identity of the deceased victim has not been revealed at this time. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fatal crash is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Crashes in New Mexico
Every year in the United States, thousands of motorcyclists are killed in car accidents, with the number of fatalities rising year after year. In New Mexico, motorcycle riding is very popular, and many people enjoy riding their motorcycles all over the state. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, more than 80% of motorcycle accidents result in death or injury, and motorcyclists have a 27 greater chance of dying in a traffic accident.
It's natural for surviving family members to want justice when a loved one dies as a result of someone else's wrongdoing, but wrongful death claims are among the most difficult types of lawsuits. A wrongful death lawsuit in New Mexico could help families get the money they need to cover funeral and burial expenses, medical bills, emotional anguish, and other costs associated with a fatal accident. Because wrongful death claims in New Mexico are complicated, with strict statutes of limitations and limitations on who can file, having an experienced Albuquerque car accident lawyer on your side can help you recover financially.
Motorcycle Crash Lawyers in Albuquerque
When a loved one is killed in an accident that should not have happened, you should contact a wrongful death lawyer 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 fully compensate for the loss of a loved one, but we also understand that clients who have lost a family member are frequently in financial distress.
Call our law offices right away at (505) 243-5566 if you have recently lost a loved one in a fatal New Mexico car accident to see 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.