Posted on Jun 29, 2023

Semi collides with truck on Interstate 40 east near Carnuel

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - A collision shut down a portion of Interstate 40 near Carnuel on Wednesday morning, the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office said.

The incident involved a semi and a truck, the BCSO reported in a traffic alert issued at 11:44 a.m.  Sheriff's deputies responded to the scene on I-40 eastbound just east of the 171 mile marker. 

Details were limited and there was no immediate word regarding injuries.  All three eastbound lanes of I-40 were shut down by the accident.  Motorists were advised to reduce their speed and use caution when driving through the area. 

Our Albuquerque truck accident lawyer will update this news blog with the latest information as it is made publicly available.

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