Albuquerque, NM - Accident at I-40 & University Blvd Ends in Injuries
Albuquerque, NM (October 22, 2020) - A crash in the Albuquerque area resulted in confirmed injuries on Thursday afternoon, October 22.
According to local reports, the accident occurred at around 1:49 p.m. that afternoon. The crash occurred for unknown reasons near the intersection of Interstate 40 WB and University Boulevard NE. At least one person at the scene of the crash suffered injuries.
The number of resulting injuries has not been reported at this time. Emergency responders were called to the site of the crash to render aid to the injured parties. No further information on the accident has been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being conducted 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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