ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque police are investigating a fatal rollover crash that happened on the northbound ramp of I-25 at Jefferson late on Thursday night. APD reported that one man died on the scene.
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According to officials, the driver was speeding, lost control, went through a fence, went airborne, hit an arroyo, and then went airborne again, hitting a wall and eventually came to a rest in a hotel parking lot.
Police said a witness knew the driver and was following him to a bar, after just leaving another bar. The witness was unsure if the driver had alcohol, but did confirm he was speeding. The victim has not been identified at this time. The investigation is ongoing.