Albuquerque, NM - Collision Reported at I-40 & Rio Grande Blvd
Albuquerque, NM (December 24, 2019) - A car crash occurred early in the day on Christmas Eve in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The site of the accident was located near the corner of I-40 and Rio Grande Boulevard. Local sources reported the accident on Tuesday, December 24th, at around 9:36 a.m.
Local authorities responded to the scene near mile marker 156 on I-40. The severity of the resulting injuries wasn’t reported. The right two lanes and right shoulder of I-40 were closed due to police activity.
No further updates have been provided. An investigation into the crash is being handled by the Albuquerque Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
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