Carnuel, NM - Car Accident Reported on I-40
Carnuel, NM (December 1, 2019) - There was a crash reported early in the morning on Sunday, December 1st, near Carnuel, New Mexico. The collision occurred on Interstate 40 EB at around 7:35 a.m. Emergency responders were at the scene of the crash.
The accident took place near mile marker 170 on I-40 EB. The two left lanes of the roadway were closed due to police activity. The severity of the resulting injuries was not released.
Information on the crash is limited at this time. An investigation into the collisions is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Albuquerque Texting & Driving Collisions
Looking away from the road for any length of time can be dangerous when driving a motor vehicle. Texting while driving is extremely dangerous, as it takes the focus of the driver off the road. Even looking away from the road for a few seconds is enough time to cause a serious collision.
There are more than a million reported crashes attributed to texting and driving each year. It is estimated that 1 out of every 4 collisions is due to texting while driving. Injured victims should contact a qualified New Mexico auto accident lawyer to protect their legal rights.
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