Pedestrian hospitalized after a hit-and-run in NE Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – One person is in critical condition and in the hospital Tuesday morning after a hit-and-run according to the Albuquerque Police Department.

The accident happened in the area of Carlisle and Montgomery around 10 p.m. Monday night.

APD says a red maroon Cadillac traveled west on Montgomery when it hit a pedestrian outside of a designated crosswalk then drove off.

Bernallio County Sheriff Office later found that car along with 19-year-old Samantha Ramos-Montanez who they said admitted to the crash.

She’s been booked on leaving the scene of an accident with great bodily harm.

The pedestrian was taken to UNM Hospital.

The name of that person and their condition is unknown at this time.

The area was shut down for some time but is was reopened around 1 a.m.