UPDATED: Names Released from Fatal Crash Near Double Eagle

.......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... ..........

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Police have released the names of two passengers who were driving in a Lowe’s tractor-trailer when it overturned Tuesday morning.

The driver, Sean A. Janson, 35, was ejected from the truck and died at the scene, police said. Passenger Alfredo Chavez, 32, was taken to University of New Mexico Hospital  with non-life-threatening injuries. It was unknown whether Janson was wearing a seat belt.

Janson lost control of the truck on Atrisco Vista NW near Double Eagle II Airport, causing it to roll over about 9: 30 a.m.

The road was closed for several hours after the crash. For more on this story, view yesterday’s updates with video.

TOP |