Albuquerque, NM - UPDATE: 2 Killed in Car Accident at Woodward Rd & 2nd St
Albuquerque, NM (October 6, 2019) - The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s office has confirmed that two victims have been killed after a collision in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The accident took place on Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Woodward Road and 2nd Street. Four others were reportedly injured.
The deceased individuals included a 5-year-old boy and a 31-year-old woman. The identities of the deceased individuals have been withheld.
Police officials were at the scene to gather information on the crash. No other information has been released.
This story is still developing. An investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
New Mexico High-Speed Crashes
Speeding was cited in 31% of all fatal traffic accidents in 2017. Speeding increases the severity of car crashes while also increasing the chances of drivers being involved in an accident.
The costs associated with a severe collision can be debilitating. There is often a significant financial burden following a car crash. Victims injured in high-speed accidents often sustain severe injuries that require extensive medical treatment.
The New Mexico personal injury lawyers at Will Ferguson & Associates help victims recover compensation to cover the damages associated with their injuries. Our firm has recovered nearly a quarter of a billion dollars in past cases. If you or a loved one has been injured by a negligent driver, give us a call at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your claim today.
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