News: Deadly car accident on I-40 leads to road closures

Parnall Law News Team

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Authorities have shut down part of I-40 eastbound following a single-car wreck last night, KQRE reports.

One vehicle crashed and flipped over on the highway at about 6:53 p.m. Sunday, according to the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office. Emergency responders were called to the crash site on I-40 near Carnuel.

One occupant of the vehicle was killed as a result of the accident. The other passenger was left unharmed.

Motorists were redirected onto Route 66 as the eastbound lanes of the highway were closed down.

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