Albuquerque, NM - I-40 Scene of Injury Crash near Wells Park

Albuquerque, NM (May 14, 2023) - A serious car accident was reported to police in Albuquerque on the morning of Friday, May 12. At approximately 7:39 a.m., responders were sent to the scene to help those involved. 

Sources say the collision took place on Interstate 40 near Wells Park. Traffic delays ensued near exit 157 to 12th Street while crews worked in the area. 

At least one individual was in need of emergency medical attention at the scene of the crash. Paramedics helped those involved and transported the injured victims to area hospitals as necessary. 

Our thoughts are with everyone involved in this car crash in Albuquerque. We hope for the full and fast recovery of those with injuries. 

New Mexico Car Accidents

More than 45,000 car crashes happen in New Mexico yearly. Across the nation, approximately 4 out of 5 car wrecks happen yearly that are caused by some type of driver negligence. Driver negligence includes intoxication, distraction, speeding, and fatigue, among others.  A large portion of car crashes that occur in the Land of Enchantment happen due to the actions of inebriated drivers. Driver distraction is responsible for over 400,000 vehicle collisions each year in the US, while drowsy driving causes approximately 100,000 accidents annually. 

An experienced personal injury attorney in New Mexico will use numerous sources to help you determine who/what caused your crash. These sources include statements from witnesses, information concerning state traffic laws, and police report to help you determine what caused your crash. Someone who acts negligently while operating their motor vehicle may be held liable for the costs related to injuries, losses, and damages suffered by victims.  

The car crash lawyers in Albuquerque at Will Ferguson & Associates will be on your team throughout the claims process. We will seek full and fair financial compensation for your losses and damages, including wage loss, medical bills, pain, suffering, loss of consortium, and more. 

Will Ferguson & Associates have far-reaching experience going to trial and fighting for the rights of our injured and bereaved clients. We are passionate about helping injured accident victims recover after they have had their lives upended by the negligent actions of other drivers. We will utilize big-company resources to help you get the maximum compensation for your injuries. We are always prepared to litigate, if necessary, to fully protect your rights and best interests. 

Contact our Albuquerque car accident lawyers at Will Ferguson & Associates as soon as you can at (505) 243-5566 to get started on your path to recovery. We work on a contingency fee basis, which means we only get paid if we can award you total and fair compensation for your injuries and losses, so you have nothing to lose. 


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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