ALBUQUERQUE, NM — One person was sent to a hospital Saturday morning after a rollover wreck on San Mateo Boulevard in northeast Albuquerque, according to the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office.
The collision occurred on the northbound lanes at Montgomery Boulevard Northeast, in an area between Montgomery Plaza and Del Norte High School. It was first reported by the BCSO shortly before 12:00 p.m.
While the circumstances of the accident were not immediately shared, one person who suffered unknown injuries was transported to University of New Mexico Hospital (UNMH).
Officials said a BCSO deputy was involved in the incident, but was not reported hurt.
Motorists were asked to find alternate routes as all northbound lanes of San Mateo Boulevard were closed in the area.
#TrafficAlert all northbound lanes of San Mateo near Montgomery are closed due to a roll over crash involving a @BCSONM deputy. The deputy is not reported to be injured, another person was transported to UNMH with unknown injuries. Please avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/x9QnM8Rq9E
— BCSO (Sheriff) NM (@BCSONM) March 4, 2023
By 5:00 p.m., over five hours later, the scene was announced cleared and all lanes were reopened to the public.
All lanes of San Mateo have been cleared. https://t.co/htBhLAs73G
— BCSO (Sheriff) NM (@BCSONM) March 5, 2023
This blog will be updated to reflect any developments in the story.
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