Posted on Aug 24, 2023

Pedestrian struck in hit-and-run in Albuquerque's International District

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - A search is underway for the driver responsible for the death of a pedestrian in Albuquerque Sunday night.

A report by KRQE states that the accident occured at the intersection of Central Avenue and Utah Street. Witnesses reported seeing a car going westbound on Central Avenue when it struck a man near Utah Street.  The victim, whose identity was not released, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Albuquerque Police Department is investigating the hit-and-run and trying to track down the driver involved. The westbound lanes of Central Avenue were shut down between Virginia Street and Utah Street as part of the police investigation.  Further updates will be provided by our Albuquerque car accident lawyer as more information becomes available regarding the incident.

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