ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred near 917 Wilmoore Dr. SE on Monday evening. Officials say a red PT Cruiser was going eastbound on Avenida Cesar Chavez and turned the corner. The victim was working on his vehicle when the PT Cruiser hit the vehicle he was working on.


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Officials believe he could have been hit by the PT Cruiser, which caused him to hit the vehicle he was working on. The victim died at the hospital as a result of the incident. The female driver fled the scene but was identified. APD says charges against her are currently pending.