ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Albuquerque police are investigating what appears to be a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian.
Tuesday evening, a fire truck almost ran into a person who was lying on 98th Street near I-40.
The victim was unconscious and bleeding from the head.
Authorities say the pedestrian had just been hit by a vehicle that took off.
The victim is in critical condition at the hospital.
An Albuquerque Police officer involved shooting over the weekend marks the fifth since late October and city officials are taking notice.
A woman was stolen from her daughter's car, a woman who died more than five years ago.
Albuquerque police shot and killed a man Sunday night after responding to an assault call near UNM.
Deputies were led on a chase around 4 p.m. Monday after a person called 911 to report their vehicle had been stolen and was being driven recklessly around Albuquerque.
New Mexico could have hundreds of millions of dollars more to spend as legislators get ready to put together next year's budget in the upcoming legislative session.
Organizers of the Gildan New Mexico Bowl are hoping to shed the disappointing attendance numbers that weighed down the event last year when the Colorado State Rams and the Washington State Cougars face off Dec. 21.