QUAY CO., NM - A major collision near Tucumcari shut down all lanes of I-40 on Thursday evening.
According to a report from NMRoads511, the crash took place shortly before 7p.m. in the eastbound lanes of the interstate at mile marker 315, which is about 13 miles west of Tucumcari.
New-Accident 06/01/2023 06:48PM. Crash, I 40 E at MM 315, 13 miles west of Tucumcari. Roadway closed. END: unknown— NMRoads511 (@NMRoads511) June 2, 2023
Details regarding the cause of the crash and any injuries sustained by those involved remain unknown.
Law enforcement officials are examining the scene for evidence to confirm the sequence of events leading up to the crash. Our team will update this blog as any additional details come to light.