Albuquerque, NM - Injury Car Crash at Indian School Rd & Morris St

Albuquerque, NM (August 7, 2023) - A serious car crash in Albuquerque required the support of local paramedics on Monday morning, August 7. 

Paramedics were first spotted at the scene near the time of 8:46 a.m. Two or more vehicles collided at the corner of Indian School Road NE and Morris Street NE, and the area was temporarily closed while emergency responders were present. 

The injured parties were treated by attending medical personnel before being hospitalized for additional medical evaluation and treatment. Tow trucks were later dispatched to clear the resulting debris and reopen the roadway. 

No further updates on the conditions of the crash victims have been provided. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is in the hands of local authorities. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

New Mexico Distracted Driving Accidents

Albuquerque, NM - Victims Hurt in Car Crash at Indian School Rd & Morris StDriver distraction is becoming so common on New Mexico roads, and many drivers openly admit to doing things like using a smartphone while operating a motor vehicle. In fact, the state is one of the most dangerous for driver distraction. New Mexico has the highest distracted driving fatality rate in the nation of 61.6 deaths per 1 million residents. An alarming 40.75 percent of collisions in the state involve some form of driver distraction. This is nearly five times the national rate of 8.12 percent. 

Immediately after being involved in a car accident, you may not really know how seriously you were hurt. We all know that adrenaline can impact our perception, and adrenaline is in full effect after a serious collision. This chemical is released in your brain to calm you down in traumatic situations, and it can make you think that you are perfectly fine. However, this is often not the case. 

You should receive medical treatment as soon as you can after becoming the victim of a car crash. This can be beneficial in many ways. It will give you the care you desperately need after a collision to make sure you are okay. It can also help link your injuries to the accident. This is a serious benefit if you later choose to pursue a claim for compensation against the driver responsible for your injuries. 

After a crash, you are likely left with many questions without much-needed answers. All people injured in a car accident have legal rights. You should not be held financially accountable for damages like medical bills, vehicle repairs, and lost income if you were hurt by a negligent driver. The team of Albuquerque personal injury lawyers at Will Ferguson & Associates know how to get results for clients. We have helped many people just like you make complete recoveries after they were hurt in a car accident. If you have any questions, we are only a phone call away, and we always offer a free consultation. Call our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case with a qualified and caring attorney. 

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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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