ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A pedestrian has died after getting caught in the middle of a car crash.
It happened Friday around 1 p.m. near Mountain Road and Third Street. Albuquerque police say a driver headed south was hit by a truck headed east, causing it to spin onto the sidewalk.
A man walking near the intersection was crushed between the truck and a light pole. He was pronounced dead on scene.
Police say alcohol and speed are not believed to be factors.