Albuquerque, NM - Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Motorcycle at San Antonio Dr & Louisiana Blvd

Albuquerque, NM (September 19, 2023) - Early on Tuesday morning, September 19, a pedestrian was killed after being struck by a motorcyclist in the Albuquerque area. 

The deadly accident took place at the intersection of San Antonio Drive and Louisiana Boulevard at around 12:14 a.m. It was reported that two people were traveling eastbound on a motorcycle when they hit a man who was crossing the intersection. 

The pedestrian suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The operator and passenger of the bike was transported to the University of New Mexico Hospital for treatment of sustained injuries. 

No additional information on the deadly crash has been provided at this time. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the collision is in progress. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in New Mexico 

Albuquerque, NM - Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Motorcycle at San Antonio Dr & Louisiana BlvdMany people in Albuquerque choose to walk around the city to get around or just enjoy a beautiful sunny day. However, in the event of a traffic accident, pedestrians are more likely to suffer serious injuries. New Mexico had the highest per-capita rate of pedestrian fatalities in 2019 and 2020. Since 2016, the state has been at the top of the list each year, and this means that New Mexico pedestrians are much more likely to suffer life-threatening injuries in a crash. 

The aftermath of a deadly car accident is never easy, and families of the deceased often suffer the most. They are also the ones who have to pick up the pieces and deal with the consequences of the fatal crash. Wrongful death is a legal term that describes when someone dies or is killed due to the negligence or wrongdoing of another party. Families often do not even consider that they are able to pursue legal action following a deadly collision. You may be able to pursue a wrongful death claim if someone close to you was unfairly killed in a pedestrian accident. You need to make sure you talk with a lawyer who has experience with these types of cases. This will increase your likelihood of obtaining a favorable settlement in your lawsuit. 

You do not have to go through the claims process on your own. In fact, it is always in your favor to make sure you have a qualified legal team handling your case. You need someone who is able to ensure your case is successful. Will Ferguson & Associates can help you get the financial restitution you need after a deadly car accident. Our team of Albuquerque wrongful death lawyers is here to help you during your hour of need. If you have any questions about your ability to pursue a wrongful death claim following a deadly crash, contact our law offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your situation with a trained attorney. We will do everything in our power to make sure your legal rights are protected. 


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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