BERNALILLO COUNTY, NM — At least two people were injured early Sunday due to a crash on Bridge Boulevard Southwest in South Valley, according to the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office.
The accident occurred on the eastbound lanes at Sunset Road Southwest, in the Five Points neighborhood. First responders arrived on the scene shortly before 1:45 a.m.
Details remain limited, but at the time of the report, crews were working to extricate one injured driver who was trapped in their vehicle.
It was unclear how many vehicles were involved, but the tweet from the sheriff’s office indicates at least two drivers were hurt.
All eastbound lanes of Bridge Boulevard were closed at the intersection during the emergency response. Motorists were warned of delays impacting the area.
#TrafficAlert 🚨 all of eastbound Bridge at sunset is closed due to a motor vehicle crash. First responders are attempting to extract one of the injured drivers from a damaged vehicle. Expect delays in the area. pic.twitter.com/OLBrI3nUHb
— BCSO (Sheriff) NM (@BCSONM) February 5, 2023
Any developments in the story will be reflected in this blog as they are publicly released.
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