Albuquerque, NM - Two-Car Injury Crash at San Pedro Dr & Candelaria Rd
Albuquerque, NM (October 28, 2020) - On Wednesday morning, October 28, at least one person suffered injuries following a car crash in Albuquerque.
Initial reports from the Albuquerque Police Department revealed that the accident occurred at around 9:59 a.m. The crash occurred for unknown reasons at the corner of San Pedro Drive NE and Candelaria Road NE. Local sources revealed that two vehicles were involved in the collision.
The factors contributing to the accident have not been revealed at this time. Emergency responders were called to the site of the crash to render aid to the injured parties. No further details on the accident have been provided.
Local law enforcement officials are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Intersection Crashes in New Mexico
Driving through an intersection can greatly increase your risk of being involved in a catastrophic car accident. Statistics show that there are more than 2.5 million intersection crashes reported annually, making up an estimated 40% of reported car crashes each year. The leading cause of intersection accidents are left-hand turns, which are involved in nearly 61% of reported intersection crashes each year.
Car crashes in New Mexico are caused by a variety of roadway hazards, such as poor driving, excessive speed, unsafe road conditions, poor truck maintenance, road construction, and inadequate signage. Determining liability for a crash can be difficult and more complex than simply determining fault, and injured parties are often unprepared to protect their legal rights after a catastrophic accident. New Mexico car crash attorneys who specialize in car accidents work with car crash injury cases resulting from a variety of causes.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe that people who have been injured because of another’s negligence are entitled to fair compensation, and we have a proven history of fighting for the legal rights of clients across New Mexico. Albuquerque crash victims are owed a debt and are entitled to be paid its full value —not just part of it — and a qualified personal injury attorney in Albuquerque can help you recover the complete value of your claim. Contact our law offices today at (505) 243-5566 if you have been unfairly injured in a New Mexico car accident to see what your legal options are to pursue lost compensation for your injuries and other damages resulting from a car crash.
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