Pedestrian killed while trying to cross I-40

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – APD is investigating a fatal pedestrian crash that happened on I-40 westbound early Saturday morning.

Police say a person was trying to cross the freeway when they were hit.

Right now police don’t know why they were walking on the freeway, or if alcohol was a factor.

The highway was shut down from Carlisle to Second Street until about 5:45 a.m.

Police say the man who they have identified as John Doe was hit multiple times but only one vehicle stopped.

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