ALBUQUERQUE, NM – A pedestrian was fatally struck while walking on Paseo Del Norte on Saturday night, KRQE reports.
The unidentified victim was hit at about 10 p.m. while crossing the eastbound lanes of the highway, just west of the 4th Street overpass.
#TrafficAlert Deputies are on scene of a vehicle vs pedestrian crash on eastbound Paseo Del Norte west of 4th street near the Rio Grande intersection. The pedestrian was deceased on the scene. All of eastbound Paseo is closed in the area. Please avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/MgJS0h7kEY
— BCSO (Sheriff) NM (@BCSONM) November 14, 2021
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
All eastbound lanes were blocked while emergency crews worked to clear the scene. All lanes were reopened by 1:30 a.m.
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