Albuquerque, NM - Major Car Crash on Indian School Rd near University of NM

Albuquerque, NM (May 28, 2023) - A car crash happened Thursday, May 25, in Albuquerque that required an emergency dispatch. Responders went to the scene shortly after 2:00 p.m. to help those involved. 

Sources say the incident occurred on Indian School Road Northeast in the area of the North Campus of the University of New Mexico. The crash happened at the intersection of University Boulevard Northeast near Circle K. Dispatchers received calls concerning the crash at around 2:04 p.m.

At this time, the circumstances of the accident have not been disclosed. Fire Rescue crews in Albuquerque continue to investigate. 

We hope for the full and fast recovery of those with injuries. No further information has been reported. 

New Mexico Car Crashes

 Albuquerque, NM - Major Car Crash on Indian School Rd near University of NMEvery year, tens of thousands of auto collisions are reported in the state of New Mexico. On average, there are over 60,000 vehicle accidents reported in the Land of Enchantment every year. These accidents cause injuries to tens of thousands of people and take the lives of hundreds more. Car accidents can occur for countless reasons, however, driver negligence is the main culprit in over 90% of reported crashes throughout the country. Driver negligence has become a serious issue in the past decade or so, mostly due to the actions of drivers who are paying more attention to their cell phones than their immediate surroundings. 

Some examples of the most prevalent types of driver negligence displayed by American drivers include intoxication, fatigue, distraction, and speeding. Over 30% of deadly car crashes in New Mexico are caused by driver intoxication. Additionally, distracted driving causes over 1 million auto collisions annually throughout the country, while drowsy driving accounts for about 100,000 accidents each year. 

Filing a personal injury claim can be complicated, especially when you are trying to do it on your own without the help of a skilled legal advocate. When you work with an experienced personal injury attorney in New Mexico, they will utilize a plethora of sources to help you figure out how your traffic wreck occurred and whether you qualify for financial compensation for your damages. Some of these sources include referencing witness statements, police reports, state laws and regulations, and talking to insurance companies. 

The personal injury attorneys at Will Ferguson & Associates are well aware of how difficult your life may have become after you were injured in any type of accident. It is in your best interest to hire a car accident lawyer as soon as you can if you were hurt by driver negligence. An attorney can help you collect financial compensation to pay for any/all damages you may have incurred in relation to your crash and the injuries that followed.

Auto accidents can happen in mere moments, but they can alter the remainder of your life.  Contact our car crash lawyers in Albuquerque to learn more about how we can help you recover from the aftermath of your wreck. You can reach us at (505) 243-5566 in order to be connected with a skilled and trusted personal injury attorney in Albuquerque who can help you recover. 


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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