South Valley, NM - Crash Closes Coors Blvd at Raymac Rd
South Valley, NM (January 1, 2020) - A car crash was reported in the South Valley, New Mexico area on New Year’s Day. The crash occurred at around 6:32 p.m on Wednesday, January 1st, according to reports from the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office. The crash resulted in closures on Coors Boulevard SW at Raymac Road SW.
The circumstances of the accident aren’t known at this time. Authorities responded to the site of the crash to render aid to those injured in the accident. The northbound lanes of Coors Boulevard were closed following the crash.
An investigation into the cause of the accident is being handled by local deputies. More details will be released as it continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
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