Complete Las Cruces, NM accident reports and news.


Accidents in Las Cruces result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Las Cruces crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Las Cruces accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Las Cruces wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Las Cruces Police Department;

Las Cruces Fire & Rescue Department;

Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office;

New Mexico State Police;

Las Cruces major medical facilities include MountainView Regional Medical Center and Three Crosses Regional Hospital;

Doña Ana County Superior Court;

Las Cruces real-time traffic report;

Las Cruces grief support services;

New Mexico State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Las Cruces accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a Las Cruces personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Las Cruces accident lawyer helps injured victims.


Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Wed, 11/02/2022 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian Mark Herrick, 62, killed in collision on West Picacho Avenue in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Sun, 10/30/2022 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian Shane Brown, 36, injured in hit-and-run collision at Idaho Avenue and Locust Street in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Mon, 08/15/2022 Car Accident Haley Skufca, 27, killed in crash on North Valley Drive in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Sun, 04/24/2022 Pedestrian Accident 18-month-old girl hit and killed by pickup truck leaving parking place at Veterans Memorial Park on North Roadrunner Parkway in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Fri, 04/15/2022 Car Accident Victor Mendoza, 28, and Angel C. Acosta, 27, killed in wrong-way crash on Interstate 10 in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Sun, 04/03/2022 Pedestrian Accident Jerry Thacker, 55, killed when hit by vehicle while crossing street on East Idaho Avenue in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Sat, 03/19/2022 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run collision at Espina Street and Idaho Avenue in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Wed, 03/09/2022 Motorcycle Accident Canaan Bower, 18, dies after crashing motorcycle into turning car on South Triviz Drive in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Fri, 03/04/2022 Car Accident Julian Valenzuela arrested following shooting and crash at University Avenue and Espina Street in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Thu, 03/03/2022 Aircraft Accident One person injured in small-plane crash at airport in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Thu, 12/02/2021 Car Accident Man killed in collision at Roadrunner Parkway and Mars Avenue in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Mon, 03/08/2021 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian injured in collision on south Valley Drive at Avenida de Mesilla in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Thu, 02/25/2021 Pedestrian Accident Las Cruces Public Schools Superintendent Karen Trujillo killed in pedestrian collision on Edgewood Avenue in Las Cruces, New Mexico
Tue, 09/29/2020 Car Accident Child killed in crash on Interstate 10 near Las Cruces, New Mexico
Mon, 09/21/2020 Pedestrian Accident Jaime Valenciano, 43, killed in hit-and-run pedestrian collision at Espina Street and Arizona Avenue in Las Cruces, New Mexico