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Albuquerque, NM - Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Vehicle at Central Ave & Valencia Dr

November 22, 2022
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Albuquerque, NM (November 22, 2022) - A pedestrian suffered critical injuries after being hit by a motor vehicle in the Albuquerque area on Monday, November 21. 

The accident was reported at the intersection of Central Avenue and Valencia Drive at around 9 p.m. that evening. A westbound driver reportedly hit a pedestrian that was traveling in the left lane. The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital where they were later pronounced dead. 

The identity of the deceased party has not been revealed at this time. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly crash is in progress. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM - Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Vehicle at Central Ave & Valencia DrThe number of pedestrian fatalities has risen consistently in Albuquerque and throughout New Mexico. About 70 people in New Mexico lose their lives in pedestrian accidents each year, according to the most recent data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. In the event of a collision, those who are walking have a higher risk of suffering serious injuries.

If you or a member of your family were wounded while crossing a road in New Mexico, you might be eligible to financial compensation. Pedestrian accidents may result in fatalities or severe injuries. The severity of the related injuries can vary, but pedestrians are known to be seriously hurt in the event of a car crash. It is critical that you get medical care each time you suffer injuries as a consequence of a pedestrian accident.

You are undoubtedly already aware that in New Mexico, pedestrians typically have the right of way. Generally speaking, this is true, but there are certain exceptions. In any case, there is a greater risk for pedestrians on the road. If a driver ran a red light, sped through a crosswalk, was distracted by their phone, or engaged in any other dangerous behavior in the moments before the crash, they may be held responsible.

The attorneys at Will Ferguson & Associates will support you in arguing for your due compensation following a pedestrian accident. Our accident attorneys will fight to the end to ensure your rights are protected, and our legal team has a history of making the responsible party pay for their actions. We can assist you in obtaining full and appropriate compensation while preventing exploitation by a large insurance provider.

Contact an Albuquerque pedestrian accident lawyer at (505) 243-5566 to learn how we can help you heal completely from your injuries while holding the at-fault driver accountable.

Note: This post was created specifically utilizing secondary sources. It is to be used independently by Will Ferguson & Associates. Our team has not autonomously verified the information used by these news sources and, if any information seems to be inaccurate, please reach out and let us know so we can immediately make corrections as they become necessary.

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.

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