Albuquerque, NM (June 10, 2020) – Officials with the Bernalillo County Fire Department arrived at the scene of a serious tractor-trailer accident that took place on Wednesday morning, June 10th. The crash involved three people and occurred along the I-40 near Route 66 Casino.
According to the BCFD, a tractor-trailer with three occupants overturned along the interstate for unspecified reasons. Crews arrived to assess the situation and transported two of the victims to a local hospital. Their current conditions have not been made available.
The truck sustained heavy damage in the incident and authorities are currently working to determine the cause of the crash. No further details have been reported.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Trucking Accidents in New Mexico
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