Posted on Apr 06, 2023

News: Tank truck crash in Bernalillo County causes gas leak

BERNALILLO COUNTY, NM - Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a rollover crash involving a gas tank truck in Bernalillo County on Wednesday evening.

The incident happened at Desert Road and Broadway Boulevard Southeast, according to a tweet from the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office at 8:39 p.m.




KOAT reported the truck driver suffered a possible neck injury and was transported to the University of New Mexico Hospital.  The accident resulted in a gas spill in the area, and all through traffic at the intersection was diverted away from the scene.

No evacuations in the area were necessary.