Albuquerque, NM - Major Car Wreck on NM State Rd 423 at milepost 2 Results in Injuries

Albuquerque, NM (May 14, 2023) - A serious car accident happened in Albuquerque on the morning of May 6  at around 11:33 a.m.  At approximately 11:33 a.m., responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help the people involved. 

Reports show the wreck occurred on New Mexico State Road 423 near milepost 2, east of Golf Course Road Northwest in the neighborhood of Las Terrazas. At this time, few details are available to report. 

The road was blocked for nearly two hours while emergency crews worked in the area. At least one person was injured in the collision, but there is no word on the extent of their injuries. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

No other information is currently available to report. 

Our thoughts are with those involved. No further information has been reported concerning this car crash in Albuquerque. 

New Mexico Auto Accidents

Albuquerque, NM - Major Car Wreck on NM State Rd 423 at milepost 2Major accidents in New Mexico are often caused by numerous different types of negligent driving. Driver intoxication and speeding are two of the most commonly seen forms of driver negligence throughout the country. In 2020, in New Mexico, about one-fourth of reported car crashes were caused by speeding. Crashes caused by speeding may also result in more catastrophic or even fatal injuries. Driver negligence/error is the main contributing factor to car crashes in New Mexico.

Around 25% of car crash fatalities in the United States were caused by drunk drivers in 2020. Approximately 75% of the deceased victims had been driving drunk at the time of their passing. Two side effects that occur when we drink, including blurred vision and impaired judgment, are extremely dangerous when mixed with driving. When car accidents are caused by intoxicated drivers, they are usually more severe and catastrophic. 

If you or someone you love were hurt in an accident caused by intoxication, speeding, or another form of driver negligence, you may qualify for financial compensation. Damages that were caused by your accident, such as costly medical bills and wage loss, may be eligible for financial compensation when you file a personal injury claim. A personal injury attorney in Albuquerque can help you do this. 

The personal injury lawyers at Will Ferguson & Associates have decades of legal experience helping injured accident victims recover. We have been helping injured crash victims get the financial compensation and justice they need and deserve for many years. A personal injury attorney should be the only person you talk to about your case. It is important to remember not to talk to the insurance company without first consulting with a lawyer. 

You have two years from the date of your crash in which to file a personal injury claim for compensation. If you do not file within two years, you will lose your right toward compensation for your injuries and losses. It is also best to file while you’re trying to recover from your injuries so you can get the help you need. 

Our attorneys know how stressful these situations can be, which is why we are here to help you through this time. Call Will Ferguson & Associates as soon as you can at (505) 243-5566 to speak with an attorney regarding your case. 


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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