Albuquerque, NM - Pedestrian Injured in Crash at Coors Blvd & Los Volcanes Rd
Albuquerque, NM (October 12, 2019) - The Albuquerque Police Department was at the scene of an auto-pedestrian collision on Friday evening, October 11th. The crash happened at around 8:30 p.m. The site of the accident was near the intersection of Coors Boulevard NW and Los Volcanes Road NW.
Details are limited at this time. The injured pedestrian was transported to UNM hospital in critical condition. The current status of the injured party was not reported.
No other facts are currently available. APD is investigating the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Albuquerque
Pedestrian deaths are on the rise in New Mexico. In 2018, nearly 34 people were killed in auto-pedestrian crashes in Albuquerque alone. In total, 400 people were struck by a motor vehicle while walking in the city that year.
When a pedestrian is hit by a larger vehicle, they are likely to sustain severe injuries. Those who travel the roadways on foot suffer extensive damages, including lost wages and expensive medical costs. These accidents can be very sudden and life-changing consequences.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, our New Mexico pedestrian crash lawyers believe in protecting the legal rights of families who have lost someone dear to them. We have recovered multi-million-dollar settlements for our clients. If you have been injured in a crash caused by another driver, call us today at (505) 226-8617.
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