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One dead, another seriously injured in Santa Fe accident

Most may assume that in the event of a car accident in Roswell, the insurance providers of those involved will cover all of the expenses associated with the accident. That may be true in cases involving simple fender-benders, yet more severe accidents can yield extensive damage to vehicles and cause significant injuries. Such injuries might require people to take time off work in order to recover, or even result in death (which furthers the financial impact through funeral expenses and the potential loss of income). In such cases, whatever amount an insurance company might pay may come nowhere near what is needed to covering the total cost. 

One need look no further than the story surrounding a recent accident that occurred in Santa Fe to get an idea of just how devastating such incidents can be. A local man is dead and another suffered serious injuries following a morning collision between a motorcycle and a car. Authorities say that the car was traveling southbound on U.S. 84 when it crossed over into the center lane and struck the motorcyclist head-on. While an investigation into the crash is still ongoing, officials have not ruled out the possibility that drugs and/or alcohol may have played a role. The motorcyclist died at the scene, while the motorist was rushed to a local hospital for treatment. 

One might never be able to compensate for the loss of a life, yet those that auto accident victims leave behind might find that the assistance provided through compensation from legal action helps to handle some of the expenses they are left to deal with. Those needing assistance in securing such compensation may want to turn to a lawyer for it. 

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