Posted on Mar 22, 2023


TORRENCE, NM - All westbound lanes of I-40 were closed following a traffic accident early Tuesday afternoon, according to Total Traffic Albuquerque.

The accident took place shortly before 12:30 p.m. near Exit 218 to US-285 and Clines Corners.

The department urged drivers to seek alternative routes as the road closure was expected to cause significant traffic delays.

Details about the accident and any potential injuries were not immediately available.