Posted on Jun 16, 2023

1 injured in collision between pickup and semi on I-10 in Vado

VADO, NM - The Dona Ana County Sheriff's Office said a collision on Interstate 10 in Vado last week left one person hospitalized, KVIA reports.

The crash occurred June 9 on I-10 west at mile marker 155.  A pickup truck and a semi-truck collided at about 5 a.m., according to the New Mexico Department of Transportation.  The injured victim was flown to an area hospital but no details were released on the person's condition.

The accident disrupted traffic on I-10, with drivers detoured at Stern Drive.