Albuquerque, NM (July 9, 2020) – Officers with the Albuquerque Police Department responded to an auto-pedestrian collision on Thursday afternoon, July 9th. It happened on Route 66 at approximately 12:25 p.m.
Authorities said that a motor vehicle struck an unidentified pedestrian between the town of Carnuel and Tramway Boulevard. Emergency responders arrived at the scene where the victim was transported to a local hospital.
At this time, the exact condition of the victim has been reported.
APD officers are investigating the cause of this incident.
Our thoughts are with the victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Mexico
In 2019, over 400 people were hit by various types of vehicles just within the city of Albuquerque, alone. Of the hundreds of people who were struck, a total of 34 were killed as a result. Pedestrian accidents in New Mexico are among the most catastrophic kinds of collisions anywhere in the state, and it is important for victims to know that they may have serious rights safeguarded by law during such a time.
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