Recent News for Accidents 
in Albuquerque

With a population of over half a million people, Albuquerque is the most populous city in New Mexico and the 32nd most populous city in the United States. According to the New Mexico Department of Transportation, a collision occurred every 27 minutes in Bernalillo County in 2019. Statewide, more than 20,000 people were injured and nearly 500 were killed.

The Albuquerque car accident lawyers at Parnall Law Firm, are here to keep you informed about collisions in our city and are here to provide knowledgeable counsel and aggressive representation to those who’ve been injured. Read more here and contact us for a free consultation if you’ve been hurt in a crash that was not your fault.

18 people hospitalized following 23-vehicle crash on I-25 near Algodones
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Parnall Law News Team

ALGODONES, NM – According to KOAT, rescue crews transported 18 people to area hospitals following a 23-car collision on I-25 NB near Algodones on Wednesday. The New Mexico State Police are investigating the incident. This article will be updated if additional details become available. Wreck reported on I-10 in Anthony…

Motorcyclist fatally collides with sedan near Nob Hill
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Parnall Law News Team

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – According to KRQE,  a motorcyclist died following a crash with another vehicle near Monte Vista Blvd NE and Marquette Ave. NE on Tuesday. The motorcyclist was speeding and ran a stop sign before slamming into the passenger side of a northbound black Toyota Corolla around 8:45 p.m….

4 injured when train collides with semi-truck in Dexter
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Parnall Law News Team

DEXTER, NM – According to KOB, four people were hurt when a train hit a semi-truck on Old Dester Hwy on Monday. Rescue crews transported the semi-truck driver to an area hospital in serious condition. Three people on the train suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The railroad crossing may be closed for…

Hit-and-run driver strikes, kills woman on Harper Drive NE
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Parnall Law News Team

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – According to KOAT, a hit-and-run driver fatally collided with a woman on the 5800 block of Harper Dr NE on Sunday. The driver of a dark-colored two-door vehicle hit the woman around 4 a.m. They then continued west on Harper Dr. Authorities urge anyone with information regarding…

Emergency crews respond to wreck on NM 566 near Church Rock
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Parnall Law News Team

CHURCH ROCK, NM – According to NMRoads, first responders were called to the scene of an accident on NM 566 near mile marker 6 on Friday. Dispatchers received calls concerning the incident around 9:19 a.m. It is unclear if anyone was hurt in the collision. Wreck disrupts traffic on NM…

Wreck reported on NM 532 near Alto
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Parnall Law News Team

ALTO, NM – According to NMRoads, a crash was reported on NM 532 near mile marker 7 on Thursday. The incident happened around 8:37 a.m. It is unclear if anyone was hurt in the collision. Emergency crews respond to crash near Los Alamos ALBUQUERQUE, NM – First responders were called…

Gallup woman sentenced for DUI crash that killed her son
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Parnall Law News Team

GALLUP, NM – According to KRQE, a woman was sentenced in federal court for a drunk driving collision that took the life of her 8-month-old son on Feb. 11, 2022. Mariah Chapo, 27, was driving while drunk at high speeds when she failed to negotiate a turn and rolled her…

Wreck reported on US 60 near Clovis
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Parnall Law News Team

CLOVIS, NM – According to NMRoads, a traffic accident was reported on US 60, about one mile west of Clovis, on Tuesday. The incident happened around 8:07 a.m. It is unclear if anyone was hurt in the collision. Emergency crews respond to crash on US 380 near Carrizozo CARRIZOZO, NM…

2 hurt following crash near Bel-Air
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Parnall Law News Team

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – According to KOAT, two people were hurt in a collision on I-40 WB near Carlisle Blvd on Monday. The wreck occurred around 3 a.m. Rescue crews transported two people to an area hospital. Their current condition is unknown. Crews shut down the area to clear the scene…

Police investigate deadly 2-vehicle crash near Cedar Ridge Park
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Parnall Law News Team

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – According to KOB, the Albuquerque Police Department is investigating a fatal two-vehicle collision that happened near Coors Blvd NW and Fortuna Rd NW on Thursday. The collision occurred sometime early Thursday morning. Rescue crews transported an unknown number of people to area hospitals, where one person died….