The accidents, events, injuries, and lawsuits taking place in New Mexico today could help you learn more about your own personal injury case. Auto accidents involving moving vehicles such as cars, trucks, and others are one of the leading causes of preventable death in the United States and are present in New Mexico data.
The New Mexico Traffic Crash Annual Report contains multi-year data on crash characteristics, driver behavior, and demographics of people in crashes. New Mexico's Department of Transportation reports the top three counties for total crashes are in Bernalillo with 14,038 accidents, Doña Ana with 3,642 accidents, and Sante Fe with 2,428 accidents. Interestingly, 38.4% of the Bernalillo car accidents involved alcohol.
In this section of our website, our Albuquerque injury lawyers cover the state's legal news, accident news, and injury news to keep our readers informed and up to date.
2 Injured in Head-On Collision in Chaves County - KRQE Media, December 17, 2022
1 dead in US 550 crash, New Mexico State Police say - The KRQE Media Group, December 6, 2022
Crash Near Santa Teresa Sends 3 People to Hospital - KTSM-9, December 3, 2022
4-Car Crash in Clayton During Dust Storms - The KRQE Media Group, December 2, 2022
Teen Dies in New Mexico After Car Crash - KTSM-9 TV, November 14, 2022