ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Police Department arrested a man suspected to have fled the scene after a crash. Christian Pacheco was arrested for DWI after fleeing the scene of the accident.
Story continues below:
- Community: New Mexico offering grants for community beautification
- Albuquerque: Albuquerque wants feedback on the 311 Community Contact Center
- New Mexico: What’s happening around New Mexico Mar. 24 – Mar. 30
- Crime: Vehicle stolen from Albuquerque mom who’s out of state to get treatment for baby
APD responded to an overnight crash that occurred at the intersection of San Mateo Blvd. and Candelaria Rd. Witnesses reported seeing a 2007 gold Hyundai vehicle driving southbound on San Mateo at a high rate of speed and slammed into the rear of a stopped silver Toyota vehicle. The Hyundai vehicle then fled the scene.
The woman in the Toyota suffered from serious injuries and was transported to the University of New Mexico Hospital for treatment. Officials are still investigating the incident.