Bernalillo Co, NM (December 14, 2019) – A multi-vehicle collision that occurred on Saturday, December 14th is responsible for the closure of Foothill Drive.
Paramedics and local police were dispatched to the scene of the accident near Mares Road at around 12:45 a.m.
The police worked to clear the accident scene and make it passable for other drivers, as well as make an investigation into the cause of the crash.
Paramedics offered medical assistance to those who sustained injuries during the accident.
There is no further information currently available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Vehicle Collisions in Bernalillo County
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has published statistics revealing that approximately 6.3 million car accidents were reported in the United States in 2018. Every single year, an average of 5,000 people die from injuries they sustained during a car accident.
Driving under the influence was one of the highest contributing factors to this figure. Other factors were defective stoplights, drowsy driving, inclement weather, overloaded tractor-trailers, and distracted driving. Car crashes in the state of New Mexico have been associated with bad driving, extreme speed, hazardous road conditions, inadequate truck maintenance, road construction, and insufficient signage.
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