Albuquerque, NM - I-40 Scene of Car Accident with Injuries near San Mateo Blvd

Albuquerque, NM (April 2, 2023) - On the afternoon of April 2, a car crash happened in Albuquerque that ended in injuries. According to reports, the accident occurred at around 4:00 p.m. 

Sources report the incident occurred near San Mateo Boulevard on Interstate 40. Emergency responders, including EMTs, fire crews, and police, were observed helping those with injuries at the scene and investigating the circumstances of the accident.

Reports from authorities show the scene was occupied by responders for an extended period of time on Sunday afternoon, resulting in significant delays in traffic near exit 161. Local drivers were forced to find different routes of travel for the time being. 

At this time, those involved have not been identified to the public. Authorities in Albuquerque continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident. 

We hope for the complete and quick recovery of those with injuries. 

New Mexico Vehicle Crashes

 Albuquerque, NM - I-40 Scene of Car Accident with Injuries near San Mateo BlvdEach year, the number of auto accidents that happen on the roadways in New Mexico increases. Tens of thousands of people are hurt in auto collisions in the Land of Enchantment annually, and hundreds lose their lives. In 2020, over 60,000 car crashes were reported in the state of New Mexico. The majority of these crashes are caused by negligent drivers. Some common forms of driver negligence include: 

  • Distraction
  • Fatigue
  • Intoxication
  • Speeding

Numerous other reasons for car crashes exist, including road conditions, weather, and vehicle malfunctions. However, driver negligence is the main reason auto collisions happen in the United States and throughout the state of New Mexico. When you or someone you love has been injured in an auto crash caused by negligence, you deserve to be compensated for the losses and damages you face. Working with an auto accident lawyer in Albuquerque can help you get the money you need to pay for the damages that resulted from your accident. Some common damages that often result from auto accidents may include: 

  • Medical care costs
  • Lost wages
  • Lost future earning capacity
  • Pain
  • Suffering
  • And more

It is vital to work with a car accident attorney who has experience handling car accident cases involving injuries. An attorney can help you prove that another person is at fault for your accident so you can get the compensation you need to get your life back on track after it was derailed by the wreck. It can be traumatic to face the aftermath of a serious car crash, which is why you deserve to be able to recover without having to worry. Especially if your wreck was caused by the actions of a negligent driver, a lawyer can help you recover. Call the law office of Will Ferguson & Associates to talk to a skilled car crash attorney in Albuquerque. We will be in your corner every step of the way while we help you navigate the complex legal system and collect compensation for your damages. You can reach our office by calling (505) 243-5566 to talk to an attorney regarding your legal right toward financial compensation.


Note: This post was created specifically utilizing secondary sources. It is to be used independently by Will Ferguson & Associates. Our team has not autonomously verified the information used by these news sources and, if any information seems to be inaccurate, please reach out and let us know so we can immediately make corrections as they become necessary.
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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