Posted on Apr 12, 2023


GALLUP, NM - First responders were called to the scene of a fatal crash near Gallup on Tuesday morning.

According to a report by the New Mexico State Police, the incident took place shortly before 11:30 a.m. near mile marker 7, just south of I-40. 




Few details about the crash, including the identity of the deceased, are available at this time. However, both the northbound and southbound lanes of the highway were closed while crews worked to clear the scene. 

Our team will continue to follow this developing story and provide any additional details as they are released to the public.