Albuquerque, NM - Paramedics at Scene of Crash at I-40 & University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (October 29, 2019) - A serious crash took place on Friday, October 25th around 4:47 p.m. in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The accident occurred near the intersection of Interstate 40 WB and University Boulevard.
The severity of the resulting injuries was not reported. Paramedics were at the site of the accident to evaluate the injured parties. The current condition of the wounded victims is not known.
Local authorities are conducting an investigation into the cause of the collision. More details will be made known as it continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Left Turn Accidents in New Mexico
Making a left turn is a crucial pre-crash event, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Association. Left-hand turns are involved in nearly 22.2 percent of all traffic accidents across the United States. 61 percent of all intersection collisions involve drivers making left turns.
There are many contributing factors involved in a left-hand turn collision. Drivers who are speeding or distracted are much more likely to be involved in a crash within an intersection. These accidents often cause serious injuries, some of which permanently disrupt the life of a victim.
Personal injury claims can be very confusing. Will Ferguson & Associates can help you protect your legal rights after being unfairly injured in a motor vehicle collision. Discuss your case with an experienced New Mexico car crash attorney by giving us a call today at (505) 243-5566.
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