Posted on Jan 08, 2024

I-40 between Grants and Gallup closed due to multiple CMV crash

GRANTS, NM - A multi-vehicle accident shut down a stretch of Interstate 40 in the Cibola County area on Friday morning.

In an advisory at 9:42 a.m., New Mexico State Police said multiple commercial vehicles were involved in the wreck between Grants and Gallup.  All eastbound lanes of I-40 near mile marker 47 were closed while authorities and emergency crews responded to the scene.

State Police issued an update about four and a half hours later that all lanes of I-40 had been reopened.

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