Vehicle strikes pedestrian, road closed

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Eastbound traffic on Candelaria is temporarily be rerouted after a vehicle struck a pedestrian on Candelaria at Carlisle.

Emergency crews are on scene of the incident and say the victim was transported to UNM Hospital. Their condition is listed as serious but stable.

At this time Candelaria is closed.

Drivers are urged to seek an alternative route.

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