Albuquerque, NM (April 21, 2020) – On Saturday evening, April 18th, emergency responders were dispatched to the scene of a truck crash on Interstate 40. The accident occurred between two tractor-trailers at Eubank Boulevard around 6:00 p.m.
According to law enforcement officials with the Albuquerque Police Department, two tractor-trailers collided along the interstate. Rescue crews arrived at the scene where one of the drivers involved was trapped inside their vehicle. The victim was extricated and transported to a local hospital.
The condition of the victim has not been reported. The cause of this incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Trucking Accidents in New Mexico
The rate of fatal collisions in the state of New Mexico surged to its highest level with 19 per 100,000 people killed in 2016. While any type of sudden accident holds the potential to be severe, trucking accidents in New Mexico, like anywhere else, are often fatal or otherwise life-altering due to the immense power of such vehicles. Understanding your right to be compensated for any unjust pain and suffering is of the utmost importance after an accident.
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