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.

News: Two-car crash claims the life of one woman in central Albuquerque
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Police shut down a road over the weekend after one person was fatally injured in a vehicle accident, according to KOB 4. Two vehicles were traveling on Eastbound Frontage Road when the accident took place. The wreck occurred near I-25 Frontage Road Medics transported one woman to…

News: One dead, one injured after two-vehicle wreck
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM – A driver died early Saturday morning after they struck another vehicle head-on, ABQ Journal reports. A white Chevy Tahoe was driving westbound on I-40 when it was struck by an Acura that was driving in the opposite direction. Emergency personnel responded to the scene at approximately 3:00…

News: Hit-and-run claims life of pedestrian
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM – One pedestrian was killed on Saturday after they were crossing a road and hit by a car, according to KRQE. A car was traveling westbound on Zuni Road when it ran over a pedestrian. The pedestrian was attempting to cross the street near San Pablo Street when…

News: Cement truck crashes, rolls over in Rio Rancho
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RIO RANCHO, NM – New Mexico State Police are looking into the cause of a wreck that involved a cement truck earlier today, the Rio Rancho Observer reports. A cement truck was heading south towards the Unser Boulevard and Mariposa Parkway intersection when it crashed and overturned. There were no…

News: Crash involving bicycle causes road closures
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM – A road near South Valley was temporarily shut down following a vehicle crash this morning, according to KRQE. Deputies with the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office responded to the wreck at the intersection of Coors Boulevard and Powers Way. It’s unclear exactly how many vehicles were involved, but…

News: Car accident in Paseo Gateway West leads to road closures
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RIO RANCHO, NM – An intersection near Bernalillo was shut down after a motor vehicle crash yesterday morning, according to Rio Rancho Observer. Two vehicles were traveling near the intersection of King Boulevard and Unser Boulevard when the wreck took place. Emergency personnel were dispatched to the area after it…

News: Driver hurt in fatal accident during police chase
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SANTA FE, NM – A Colorado Springs woman was hurt in a crash after she was stuck in the middle of a police pursuit on Wednesday, according to KOB 4. One woman from Colorado Springs was driving on I-25 when she got in the middle of a police chase. Several…

News: Authorities shut down highway lanes after car accident
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM – A crash blocked several lanes of a highway near Silver Hill earlier today, TTN Albuquerque reports. Accident.right lane and right auxiliary lane blocked in #Bernalillo on I-25 NB at Central #traffic https://t.co/roJyGryxFq — TTN Albuquerque (@TotalTrafficABQ) March 4, 2022 The vehicle was driving northbound on I-25 when…

News: Police respond to car accident near Nob Hill
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM – At least one vehicle was involved in a collision at an intersection this evening, APD Traffic reports. APD responding to a vehicle crash San Mateo/Copper NE @abqfire — APD Traffic (@ABQTraffic) March 4, 2022 The accident took place at the intersection of San Mateo Boulevard and Copper…

News: Police chase ends in crash, fatally injures two
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SANTA FE, NM – Two people were killed in a multi-vehicle crash following a police pursuit earlier today, the Albuquerque Journal reports. Police pursued a suspect involved in a kidnapping on I-25. The suspect drove the wrong way into traffic and crashed their vehicle into two police units and another…