Passenger dies after two-vehicle wreck near Albuquerque International Sunport

Parnall Law News Team

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — One person lost their life Friday following a two-vehicle crash in southeast Albuquerque Victory Hills neighborhood, according to KRQE.

The accident happened at the intersection of Gibson Boulevard Southeast and Girard Boulevard Southeast, near Puerto Del Sol Golf Course and just north of Albuquerque International Sunport. It was first reported by KRQE at 1:07, when a span of eastbound Gibson Boulevard had already shut down.

Albuquerque Police have not said what led up to the crash, but a passenger in one of the involved vehicles died as a result of their injuries.

Motorists were advised to find alternate routes as crews tended to the scene.


APD called to crash on Central Ave in East Central Business Park

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A vehicle accident was reported Friday morning in east Albuquerque’s East Central Business Park neighborhood, according to APD Traffic.

The collision took place at the intersection of Central Avenue and Juan Tabo Boulevard Northeast/Southern Boulevard Southeast. Officers responded to the scene to at around 5:46 a.m.

It’s unclear at this time whether anyone was injured, how many vehicles were involved, or what caused the accident.

This blog will be updated to include any new information as it is made public.


Young man dies following wreck on I-40 frontage rd in west Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A 19-year-old Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center officer was killed Tuesday morning in a crash along Interstate 40 in west Albuquerque, reports KRQE.

The fatal accident happened on the I-40 frontage road (Central Avenue) approaching Atrisco Vista Boulevard.

At this time, authorities have not disclosed what led up to the crash or whether another driver was involved.

The decedent has since been identified as Joshua Munoz.

No other injuries were immediately reported.

The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate.

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