Collision closes I-40 in both directions near central Santa Rosa

Parnall Law News Team

GUADALUPE COUNTY, NM — A vehicle accident was reported Friday morning on Interstate 40 near Park Lake Recreation Area in central Santa Rosa, according to NMRoads511.

The crash impacted the interstate near U.S. Highway 54 at mile marker 275. Dispatchers first received the call shortly before 9:51 p.m.

Little information has been released at this time, but all eastbound and westbound lanes of I-40 were blocked in the area for an extended time.

By 2:12 p.m., over four hours later, officials had cleared the accident and the roadway was reopened.

No injuries have been reported.


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