Albuquerque, NM - Injury Accident on Montano Rd near Second St

Albuquerque, NM (August 26, 2023) - A car crash ended in injuries in Albuquerque on Saturday, August 26. Shortly before 6:30 p.m., the incident was reported to dispatchers in the area, who sent police and paramedics to the scene. 

Sources say the incident took place on Montano Road near Second Street. An unspecified number of vehicles collided in the area, causing at least one individual to sustain injuries. 

Police, EMTs, and fire crews were seen helping those involved in the accident a short time after it occurred. People with serious injuries were evaluated, treated, and transported to the hospital to receive the care they needed. 

Currently, the names of the people involved in the accident have not been reported. 

Authorities in Albuquerque continue to investigate the details of the accident. 

We hope for the full and fast recovery of the injured parties. 

New Mexico Car Crashes

Albuquerque, NM - Injury Accident on Montano Rd near Second StThroughout the United States, car accidents have become a serious problem among all age groups. Auto collisions are now a leading cause of death among Americans, and take more lives than gun violence every year. There are countless reasons a car crash can happen, including inclement weather, vehicle malfunctions, and driver negligence. Most often, however, negligent driving is to blame. 

Negligent drivers have been around since the dawn of the automobile; however, as time goes on, they continue to become more common on American roadways. The types of negligence continue to grow, as American drivers seem to have more reasons than ever to not give their full attention to the roadway in front of them. Some statistics related to negligent driving in the United States today include: 

  • Distracted driving causes over 400,000 vehicle collisions per year and takes the lives of around 3,000 annually. 
  • Intoxicated driving makes up over 30% of the national accident fatality rate. 
  • Fatigued driving is behind around 100,000 car crashes every year. 
  • Speeding causes over 11,000 annual fatalities. 

When you or someone you love have suffered injuries in a severe car accident, you are probably dealing with a lot of problems. You may find yourself laid up in the hospital with painful injuries while you are unable to return home or work to make a living. Depending on the severity of your injuries, you may be stuck there for a long time, perhaps even weeks. This can lead to problems at your job and may even cost you your employment. Losing much-needed time at work can increase your worry when it comes to all of the bills you have that are related and unrelated to your accident. Vehicle repairs and medical care expenses can pile up against you quickly, and you may not know where to turn for help during this trying time. 

At the law office of Will Ferguson & Associates, we are well-versed in personal injury law. We have helped countless crash victims recover financially from the difficult aftermath of their accidents. Especially if you think that another person is either partially or fully responsible for your accident, you should contact a personal injury lawyer in Albuquerque who can help you recover. Call our law office at (505) 243-5566 today to speak with a skilled legal advocate about your own personal injury claim for 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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