Posted on Jun 30, 2023

Pedestrian hospitalized after being hit by vehicle in Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - A pedestrian was rushed to the hospital after being struck by a vehicle in Albuquerque Monday morning, KOAT reports.

Police responded to the scene on Central Avenue near Dallas Street NE shortly after midnight.  According to investigators, the pedestrian was hit while walking across Central Avenue.  The victim was hospitalized in critical condition.

The driver involved remained at the crash scene.  The Albuquerque Police Department's motors unit is continuing its investigation, and said it appears the incident resulted from pedestrian error.