Crash Alert: Vehicle fire closes westbound I-40 at Atrisco Vista Blvd

Crash Alert: Vehicle fire closes westbound I-40 at Atrisco Vista Blvd

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ALBUQUERQUE, NM – A vehicle fire has caused the westbound lanes of I-40 at Atrisco Vista Blvd to close, reports the Albuquerque Journal.

The fire occurred last night when a semi-truck caught on fire. According to a tweet by the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department, the county’s fire department worked to extinguish the blaze.

The lanes all reopened yesterday around 8:30 p.m.

Further details, such as the cause of the fire or any injuries caused have not been released at this time.


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