Albuquerque, NM (September 3, 2020) – According to the Albuquerque Police Department, a pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run collision that took place early on Wednesday morning, September 2nd. Officials say it took place around 5:30 a.m. on Central Avenue, between Altez and Parsifal Streets.
APD officers said that the unidentified male pedestrian was crossing Central Avenue when he was hit by a motor vehicle that left the scene. Police and emergency medical crews responded to the crash site where they found the victim deceased in the roadway.
A short time later, the female driver involved returned to the scene and stated that she was under the impression she had struck a traffic cone. Central Avenue was closed down in the area as emergency responders worked at the scene.
The identity of the victim has not been reported and there has been no word concerning any charges pending against the driver at this time. The incident currently remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased. Our thoughts are with them and everyone that was affected by this tragedy. There is nothing more devastating than the unexpected and sudden loss of a family member especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided.
Our local New Mexico wrongful death attorney Will Ferguson is available 24 hours a day to answer all of your questions surrounding the fatal accident that claimed the life of your loved one. Call 1-888-657-1460 right now to be connected with our New Mexico wrongful death lawyer who will provide you with a free case evaluation, a complimentary copy of the police accident report, and will ensure that your legal rights are protected and asserted. Call us today.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Mexico
No less than 400 pedestrians were hit by motor vehicles in the city of Albuquerque last year. Of those hundreds of verified collisions, a total of at least 34 victims succumbed to their injuries either at the scene or shortly later at a local hospital. Pedestrian accidents in New Mexico are one of the most devastating types of collisions that can take place anywhere within the state. While it can be extremely difficult, it is absolutely vital for victims and bereaved families to know that they have rights protected by law during such a time.
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If you recently lost a loved one in a preventable accident, call to speak with our New Mexico wrongful death lawyer, Will Ferguson, as soon as possible to protect your rights and get justice for your deceased family member. If you believe your loved one’s fatal accident was caused by another driver’s careless, reckless, negligent, or intentional actions of another, you need legal guidance. We can help you. To speak to New Mexico wrongful death lawyer, Will Ferguson, call 1-888-657-1460 today.
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