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.

2 dead after train hits vehicle off NM-313 near San Felipe Pueblo
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Parnall Law News Team

SANDOVAL COUNTY, NM — Two people, including a young child, died Monday morning in a crash involving a commuter train near San Felipe Pueblo, reports KOAT. New Mexico State Police responded to the scene at a private railroad crossing near mile post 15, shortly after 11:20 a.m. Few details have…

Pedestrian hit, killed by vehicle on I-40 near Albuquerque’s West Old Town
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM — One person was fatally injured Thursday afternoon in a pedestrian collision on Interstate 40 near downtown Albuquerque, according to KOB4. New Mexico State Police responded to the scene on the eastbound lanes at Rio Grande Boulevard, near the city’s West Old Town neighborhood. The fatal incident was…

2 killed, 2 young girls critically hurt in Grants crash involving DWI suspect
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CIBOLA COUNTY, NM — Two people were killed Wednesday night after a multi-vehicle wreck that seriously injured two young girls in Grants, reports KOB. Grants Police said the fatal crash happened at Roosevelt Avenue and Elm Drive, at around 9:20 p.m. A preliminary investigation indicates officers were pursuing a 31-year-old…

Crews respond to collision on US-550 SB in Cedar Hill
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SAN JUAN COUNTY, NM — Emergency crews were called to a crash Friday morning that closed a part of southbound U.S. Highway 550 in Cedar Hill, according to NM Roads. The accident was reported on a span of the southbound highway at mile marker 170, shortly before 10:31 a.m. At…

2 fatally injured in multi-vehicle crash near Albuquerque airport
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Two people died Thursday morning after a collision involving five cars in Albuquerque’s Yale Village neighborhood, reports KOAT. Albuquerque Police responded to the scene at Gibson Boulevard Southeast and Yale Boulevard Southeast, north of Albuquerque International Sunport. It was not immediately clear what caused the multi-vehicle wreck,…

BCSO responds to injury crash on Coors Blvd in SW Albuquerque
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM — At least one person was injured Wednesday night in a collision on Coors Boulevard near southwest Albuquerque, reports the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office. The accident took place on the northbound lanes at Rio Bravo Boulevard Southwest, near Walmart Supercenter and Rio Bravo Square. Dispatchers first received the…

Woman dies after being hit by vehicle near Las Cruces Target
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LAS CRUCES, NM — A 70-year-old woman was fatally injured in a pedestrian crash Wednesday morning near a Las Cruces Target store, reports KFOX14. Las Cruces Police responded to the scene in the parking lot at 2541 East Lohman Avenue, shortly after 10:00 a.m. According to officials, the woman was…

Accident closes lane on I-40 near Albuquerque’s West Old Town
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A collision Wednesday morning blocked a right lane and right shoulder on Interstate 40 near central Albuquerque, according to NM Roads. The wreck was reported on the eastbound interstate at Exit 157A to Rio Grande Boulevard, in the city’s West Old Town area. Dispatchers first received the…

Collision reported on I-40 EB near Albuquerque’s Wells Park
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Albuquerque Police responded to a wreck Wednesday morning on Interstate 40, north of downtown Albuquerque, according to APD Traffic. The crash was reported on the eastbound interstate at 6th Street Northwest (Exit 158), near the city’s Wells Park neighborhood. Dispatchers first received the call shortly before 8:09…

Crews respond to accident on NM-68 NB in Embudo
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RIO ARRIBA COUNTY, NM — A collision Wednesday afternoon blocked all northbound lanes of New Mexico State Road 68 near Embudo, according to NM Roads. The crash was reported at mile marker 18 and was first recorded in the NM Roads map index at 1:12 p.m. It was not immediately…