Vehicle hits, kills pedestrian

Car strikes, kills pedestrian overnight
Car strikes, kills pedestrian overnight

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A pedestrian was killed after being hit on Central Avenue at California just east of San Pedro Thursday night.

APD said the pedestrian was transported to a local hospital in critical condition, but was pronounced deceased at the hospital.

Westbound Central was closed from some time at San Pedro and Florida. The road has since reopened.

Police are not releasing the name of the pedestrian or the driver, but police said the driver is being cooperative. They said the driver is not under the influence of drugs or alcohol and no charges are expected at this time.

The cause of the crash is unknown. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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