Motorcyclist dies after colliding with turning car that allegedly failed to yield at Louisiana Boulevard and Indian School Road NE in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Modified Date: 
Thu, 05/26/2022 - 9:10am
Accident Date: 
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Deadly motorcycle crash closes roads in near ABQ Uptown

APD is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash near Louisiana Boulevard and Indian School Road NE in Uptown Albuquerque.

APD: Driver inattention cited as possible cause of fatal motorcycle crash

As the light turned green, the SUV began turning right onto westbound Indian School from the center lane of Louisiana, just as a motorcycle was traveling southbound in the far-right lane. The motorcycle struck the SUV and the motorcyclist went down.

Motorcyclist killed in crash with SUV Wednesday morning

The driver and the passenger of the SUV were not injured. Atkins said police do not believe speed or drugs and alcohol contributed to the crash.