Speed a likely factor in fatal crash


ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Albuquerque police believe speed was a factor in a crash this weekend that has now turned fatal.

Police say Elijah Otero, 19, lost control of his car Sunday morning near Juan Tabo and Montgomery, then slammed into several large landscape boulders in the median.

He was ejected from the car and died at the hospital. Police say he was not wearing his seat belt.

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