Roswell, NM - Two Hurt in Deadly Car Accident at Main St & Burkett Rd
Roswell, NM (December 1, 2022) - A woman was killed following a single-vehicle crash in the Roswell area on Tuesday, November 29.
The deadly accident took place at the corner of S. Main Street and Burkett Road at around 11 p.m. It was reported that 35-year-old Desiree McMath was driving north in a sedan when she lost control of the vehicle. McMath was ejected from the vehicle after the sedan overturned and hit two parked cars.
McMath was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead. Two teenage passengers in the vehicle were also hospitalized for treatment. No additional updates have been provided.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Desiree McMath at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Rollover Crashes in New Mexico
A relatively small portion of the state's annual total of more than 9.1 million automobile accidents involves a rollover. Although this is the case, rollover crashes still result in a disproportionately high number of fatalities. Rollover collisions account for almost 35% of all fatal traffic accidents.
After a car accident, it can be difficult and complicated to file an accident claim in New Mexico. You will require a nearby attorney who only takes on personal injury cases. Then, you'll want to make sure they have the knowledge required to comprehend every facet of New Mexico's auto accident laws so they can bargain on your behalf for a fair settlement.
Driving necessitates caution and responsible conduct. Although car accidents can occur at any moment, they are more likely to occur when reckless drivers endanger the lives of other motorists by breaching the law. There are many parties who could be held accountable for your accident and the injuries you sustained, so your attorney will conduct a thorough investigation to ascertain who was at fault.
Will Ferguson & Associates' team of auto accident lawyers in Roswell have years of experience fighting for the rights of accident victims. Our attorneys want to make sure you receive the full amount of compensation if you suffered injuries in a car accident. To learn more about submitting a personal injury claim for compensation, get in touch with an auto accident lawyer immediately.
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