Albuquerque, NM - Car Crash with Injuries on I-40 near Coors Rd

Albuquerque, NM (February 25, 2023) - Several first responders were sent to the scene of a serious car crash in Albuquerque on Saturday morning, February 24. At approximately 10:40 a.m., the accident happened on Interstate 40. 

Responders including police, EMTs, and fire crews were seen working at the crash site a short time after it occurred. An unknown number of vehicles collided near Coors Road on Interstate 40, resulting in injuries. 

One or more wounded patients were treated at the crash scene before paramedics transported them to local medical centers to receive further care. Their names have not been reported at this time. 

The interstate was blocked near Exit 155 while emergency responders worked to help the people involved in the accident. Traffic was backed up back to Unser Boulevard while the scene was active with police and paramedics. 

Authorities asked local drivers commuting near the scene to use different routes of travel while the scene was being controlled. 

We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries. 

New Mexico Car Crashes

Albuquerque, NM - Car Crash with Injuries on I-40 near Coors Rd

Tens of thousands of car crashes are reported throughout the state of New Mexico each year. Auto collisions are one of the top ten reasons people are seriously hurt or killed in the United States. Millions of people sustain injuries, and tens of thousands lose their lives in vehicle accidents each year in the US. On average, more than 3 million people sustain injuries in car wrecks each year in the US, and more than 40,000 are killed. In New Mexico alone, more than 20,000 people sustain injuries per year due to traffic accidents and hundreds lose their lives.

Traffic collisions have become a prevalent problem in the United States due to driver negligence. Negligent driving causes over 90% of reported car accidents throughout the nation. Millions suffer serious injuries each year, and thousands are killed due to drivers who are distracted, over-tired, intoxicated, or traveling at unsafe speeds. If you or someone you love were hurt due to the actions of a negligent driver, you should contact a car crash lawyer who can help you recover. You deserve all the help you can get during this trying time in your life.

After you're injured in a serious car accident, you may be stuck in a difficult spot. Medical bills, vehicle repair costs, and other expenses may be piling up against you while you're stuck in the hospital or at home recovering. Being unable to work at a time like this can be extremely stressful. When you work with an attorney, you may be able to collect financial compensation for the losses and damages you face. Filing a personal injury claim with a lawyer may be your saving grace during the difficult aftermath of your accident. An auto accident attorney can help you file a claim so you can get your life back on track.

The law office of Will Ferguson & Associates has decades of experience assisting those who have been injured in accidents to recover. Our main goal is to help you get your life back to normal while we simultaneously hold negligent parties responsible for their actions. We know that you deserve compensation and justice after dealing with such an arduous situation, and we are here to help you obtain both. 

Call our law firm at (505) 243-5566 to talk with an Albuquerque personal injury lawyer.


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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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