APD investigates fatal pedestrian crash on Central Ave in South Los Altos

Parnall Law News Team

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — One person died early Tuesday following a pedestrian collision in east Albuquerque’s South Los Altos neighborhood, according to KRQE.

The incident was reported on Central Avenue Northeast at Garcia Street, several blocks west of Eubank Boulevard. Albuquerque Police were dispatched to the scene at about 4:45 a.m.

Few details have been made available at this time, but officials said the victim, whose identity remains undisclosed, was found deceased at the scene.

At this time, no information has been shared regarding the driver, who stayed at the crash site and cooperated with investigators.

The APD’s Motor Unit is handling the case.


ART bus jackknifes on Central Ave in Old Town, causing delays

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — An Albuquerque Rapid Transit (ART) bus jackknifed Saturday morning, February 10, in Albuquerque’s Old Town, delaying traffic in the area, according to APD Traffic.

The incident occurred on a stretch of Central Avenue at Lomas Boulevard Northwest and was first reported by dispatchers at about 10:11 a.m.

As of this writing, no information about the cause or nature of the accident has been provided.

It was unclear whether another vehicle was impacted, and no injuries have been confirmed following the event.

This blog will be updated to include any significant developments.


BCSO responds to injury collision on Coors Blvd in SW Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Minor injuries were reported late Sunday afternoon, February 11, following a vehicle crash on Coors Boulevard in southwest Albuquerque, according to the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office.

The accident happened at the intersection with Arenal Road Southwest, just northeast of Tom Tenorio Park. Deputies arrived on the scene some time before 4:07 p.m.

All northbound lanes of Coors Boulevard (New Mexico State Road 45) and all of eastbound Arenal Road Southwest were restricted to only through-traffic during the emergency response.

At least one person suffered minor injuries as a result of the event, but officials did not immediately say how many vehicles were impacted.

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