Motorcyclist seriously hurt in crash with car at SE Albuquerque intersection

Parnall Law News Team

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A motorcyclist suffered a serious brain injury Tuesday night during a collision with another driver in southeast Albuquerque’s South San Pedro area, reports KRQE.

Albuquerque Police said the accident occurred on the northbound stretch of San Pedro Drive at Zuni Road.

Preliminary details show the motorcyclist was traveling northbound on San Pedro Drive when they stopped before a red light. A driver in a Gold Nissan Armada was stopped and waiting at a stop sign on westbound Bell Avenue before San Pedro Drive.

Authorities said the driver of the Nissan appeared to believe the lanes were clear as they proceeded westbound into San Pedro. Moments later, the southbound motorcyclist collided with the Armada’s passenger side, causing the rider to eject and strike a Mercury sedan.

First responders rushed the rider to an area hospital for severe head trauma.

No further details have been made available at this time.


APD responds to injury collision on Central Ave in East Central Business Park area

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Injuries were reported following a crash Monday night in southeast Albuquerque’s East Central Business Park neighborhood, according to APD Traffic.

The collision took place on a stretch of Central Avenue Northeast at Eubank Boulevard Northeast. Albuquerque Police were on the scene some time before 8:46 p.m.

Very few details have been released, but officials had the eastbound lanes before the intersection shut down during the emergency response and investigation.

At least one person was confirmed injured, but the severity of their condition has not been disclosed.

As more details are made public, this blog will be updated.


Accident reported on Paseo Del Volcan near UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center

SANDOVAL COUNTY, NM — Authorities were dispatched to a collision Monday morning on Paseo Del Volcan in north Rio Rancho, according to KKOB Traffic.

The accident unfolded at the intersection with Broadmoor Boulevard, near UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center. It was first reported by KKOB at 8:15 a.m.

As of this writing, no additional details indicating the cause or nature of the wreck have been provided.

It was not immediately apparent how many vehicles were involved or whether anyone was seriously injured.


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