Posted on Oct 27, 2023

Pedestrian dies after being struck by vehicle in Rio Rancho

RIO RANCHO, NM - A pedestrian died after being struck by a vehicle in Rio Rancho's Loma Colorado neighborhood Tuesday morning, police said.

A report by KOAT states that Rio Rancho police and fire rescue crews responded to the scene shortly before 6 a.m.  A man was hit in a crosswalk at Valle Alto Drive NE near Terraza Boulevard, and was pronounced dead at the scene.  The victim's name was not immediately released.

Rio Rancho police are investigating the circumstances that led to the accident.  Should any additional information come to light, our Albuquerque car accident lawyer will update this news blog. 

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