ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Eastbound I-40 at 98th has been reopened after a vehicle fire forced emergency crews to close it.
The interstate was closed for a brief period while the Albuquerque police and fire departments responded.
Traffic was diverted to Atrisco Vista.
Details about the fire or what caused it have not been released.
APD and AFD on scene with a vehicle fire- currently I40 EB @ 98th is shut down. Currently diverting off at Atrisco Vista.
— Albuquerque Police (@ABQPOLICE) June 7, 2017