Posted on May 25, 2023

Accident shuts down lanes on Interstate 40 east in Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - An accident was disrupting traffic for drivers in Albuquerque on Thursday afternoon, the New Mexico Department of Transportation said.

The crash happened on Interstate 40 eastbound at the Big I interchange, according to an alert on NMRoads posted at 1:20 p.m.  The two right lanes were closed on I-40 eastbound as emergency crews worked the scene.  

Drivers were advised to reduce their speed, use caution, and seek alternate routes.  No injuries were immediately reported.

Should any additional information come to light, our Albuquerque car accident lawyer will update this news blog.

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