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: Woman dies in two-vehicle crash near Rio Grande Gorge Bridge
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Bert Parnall

TAOS COUNTY, NM – Sheriff’s deputies and emergency crews were at the scene of a deadly accident in Taos County Tuesday afternoon, according to the Taos News. The incident took place on U.S. 64 near the Taos Mesa Brewing Mothership on the road leading to the Río Grande Gorge Bridge….

News: 3-year-old child killed when driver crashes into apartment in Grants
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Bert Parnall

GRANTS, NM – Police said a driver crashed into an apartment unit in Grants Tuesday morning, killing a child. According to KRQE, a man driving at high speed lost control of his vehicle and slammed into a unit at the Lobo Canyon Apartments. Four people were in the apartment at the…

News: New Mexico State Police respond to fatal crash on Navajo Route 5
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FARMINGTON, NM – New Mexico State Police reported they were on the scene of a fatal crash south of Farmington Tuesday afternoon. The accident happened on Navajo Route 5 at mile marker 19, state troopers said in a tweet posted at 2:44 p.m.  No details were provided on what led to the…

News: Motorcyclist critically injured in collision with car in northeast Albuquerque
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Bert Parnall

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – The Albuquerque Police Department reported that a motorcyclist was critically injured in a collision with a car Sunday evening. Police were called to the scene in the area of San Mateo Boulevard NE and Lumber Avenue NE after the incident was reported at about 7 p.m.  Investigators determined that…

News: Driver hospitalized following rollover crash on I-25 in Las Cruces
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Bert Parnall

LAS CRUCES, NM – A driver was hospitalized after a rollover crash on Interstate 25 in Las Cruces Saturday, according to the Las Cruces Sun News. New Mexico State Police said the accident happened on I-25 near the Lohman Avenue overpass at about 5 p.m. The vehicle ended up on Triviz…

News: Motorcycle rider dies after crashing into median in Farmington
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Bert Parnall

FARMINGTON, NM – Police in Farmington are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred Sept. 29 on Wildflower Parkway. According to the Farmington Daily Times, Delvin Began was riding a motorcycle west at the intersection of West 30th Street and Santa Barbara Drive at about 2:30 a.m. when he struck a…

News: Pedestrian fatally struck by pickup truck at I-40 and Coors Boulevard
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ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a pickup truck in Albuquerque early Saturday morning, reports KRQE. Investigators believe the pedestrian was crossing Coors Boulevard near the on-ramp for Interstate 40 at about 1 a.m. when they were struck by a large pickup truck going south…

News: Motorcyclist critically injured in collision with truck in Albuquerque
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Bert Parnall

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – A collision in Albuquerque Sunday morning sent several people to the hospital, according to KRQE. Police arrived at the scene in the area of Central Avenue and Four Hills Road, where a truck and a motorcycle crashed.  The motorcyclist was listed in critical condition after being taken to…

News: Driver dies after car collides with semi-tractor trailer in Clovis
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CLOVIS, NM – A driver died when his car collided with a semi-tractor trailer in Clovis Sunday morning, Eastern New Mexico News reports. Police responded to the area of First Street and Prince Street after the accident was reported at 7:39 a.m. Officers found a Lincoln Town Car and semi-tractor trailer…

News: Albuquerque police say woman was struck, killed by her own vehicle
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Bert Parnall

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Police in Albuquerque say a woman was fatally struck by her own vehicle on Friday afternoon. In a news release, police said officers responded to a report of a fatal crash at 12805 Hayley Court NE shortly before 1 p.m.  Investigators believe that the woman was trying to…