Roswell, NM - Two Killed in Fatal Traffic Wreck with Semi on Hwy 380 near North Red Bridge Rd

Roswell, NM – Two Killed in Fatal Traffic Wreck with Semi on Hwy 380 near North Red Bridge Rd

Posted by: Joanne Holcomb on October 2, 2022

Roswell, NM (October 2, 2022) – Two people lost their lives in a fatal auto accident that occurred in Roswell on the morning of Tuesday, September 27. The wreck happened at around 4:30 a.m. 

Reports show that the accident occurred in the westbound lanes of Highway 380 near North Red Bridge Road. A semi-truck was backing up to take a road the driver had missed when it was rear-ended by a Chrysler van. 

The van was driven by an 89-year-old resident of Mississippi. The driver of the van and their 83-year-old passenger both lost their lives in the accident. 

Officials reported that the driver of the semi did not sustain any injuries. 

We offer our sincere condolences to the loved ones of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by this accident.

Trucking accident claims are some of the most complicated and complex personal injury lawsuits to file in New Mexico. There are normally multiple parties involved in these types of claims. Attorney Will Ferguson is available 24 hours a day to answer all of your questions surrounding your truck accident. Call 1-888-657-1460 to be connected with our Roswell truck accident attorney who will provide you with a complimentary copy of your police accident report and a free case evaluation.

Fatal Trucking Accidents in New Mexico

Roswell, NM - Two Killed in Fatal Traffic Wreck with Semi on Hwy 380 near North Red Bridge RdThe rate of fatal crashes across the state of New Mexico rose to its highest level of at least 19 per 100,000 residents back in 2016. While any type of sudden collision has the potential to be catastrophic, trucking accidents in New Mexico, like anywhere else in the U.S., are frequently severe due to the immense size, power, and speed of such vehicles.

Being involved in a serious truck accident can have a devastating impact on a victim’s life. Not only are truck accidents in New Mexico terrifying, but they often leave victims to deal with overwhelmingly painful injuries that will impact the quality of their lives in many ways.

Our team at Local Accident Reports understands the challenges that both victims and their families face after being involved in a catastrophic truck accident. That’s why our team has compiled some of the most helpful and valuable resources available to help aid accident victims as they recover from injuries sustained in a truck accident. Injured victims can reach out to attorney Will Ferguson to receive a free police incident report.

If you or a loved one has been injured or a loved one has died as a result of a serious truck accident that you believe was caused by the reckless, careless, negligent actions of one or more parties, it is crucial that you obtain legal guidance to ensure your rights and best interests are protected early on. Contact Albuquerque truck accident lawyer Will Ferguson at your earliest convenience by calling 1-888-657-1460. He can answer questions for you about your New Mexico truck accident and provide information about your legal rights and options moving forward.

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