Albuquerque, NM - Pedestrian Collision at La Sala Grande & Comanche Rd
Albuquerque, NM (October 22, 2019) - There was an accident in the area of Albuquerque, New Mexico reported on Tuesday, October 22nd. The crash happened sometime in the early morning before 8:49 a.m. The accident occurred at the intersection of La Sala Grande NE & Comanche Road NE.
Local authorities were at the scene to render aid to the injured victim. The crash involved a pedestrian who was struck by another vehicle. The severity of the crash was not reported.
An investigation into the cause of the accident is being conducted at this time. More information will be released as the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Crashes in New Mexico
New Mexican roadways are often shared by cars, trucks, cyclists, and those on foot. Pedestrians are at a greater risk of being seriously injured after being involved in a crash with a motor vehicle. In some cases, the at-fault driver can be held accountable for their negligent behavior.
Nearly 6,000 pedestrians were killed in motor vehicle accidents across the United States in 2016. Around 129,000 were treated for seriously injured after a crash that same year. These accidents often result in expensive medical costs and time off from work.
Will Ferguson & Associates is dedicated to helping those unfairly injured in a pedestrian collision. Our team of New Mexico pedestrian crash attorneys knows the tricks used by insurance companies to prevent paying out the full amount of a settlement. Contact our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your claim today.
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