ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Police Department says Tuesday, March 15 around 6:30 a.m. officers were dispatched to the area of Menaul Blvd and Carlisle Rd to a vehicle versus motorcycle crash. APD says one individual involved was pronounced dead on scene.
Upon arrival officers learned the crash involved a parking lot sweeper truck and motorcycle. Police say the sweeper truck was cleaning a private driveway entrance into 3230 Menaul. Police say the sweeper truck entered Menaul and performed a u-turn in the roadway. The motorcycle was traveling westbound on Menaul and struck the sweeper truck while it was reentering to parking lot entrance.
Police say it does not appear that speed or alcohol were a contributing factor. APD says the investigation is still ongoing.