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Pedestrian killed in downtown Albuquerque crash

June 15, 2019

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police are investigating a downtown crash that killed a pedestrian.

Police closed Mountain Road between 2nd and 3rd streets Friday evening while they investigated the accident.

KOB-TV reports a truck was hit by an SUV at the intersection of Mountain and 3rd and spun out onto the sidewalk, killing the pedestrian who was pinned between the truck bed and a traffic light pole.

Police say the man who died may have been homeless.

Investigators say neither speed nor alcohol appear to be factors in the crash.

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Information from: KOB-TV, http://www.kob.com

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