Police are now saying a 16-year-old boy has died in an accident near Comanche and San Mateo.
An SUV and a sedan carrying four teenagers collided early this afternoon, causing the sedan to spin into a pole, police said. The passenger who was killed was in the backseat.
The other three teenagers involved in the collision were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries, Albuquerque police spokeswoman Officer Tasia Martinez said.
At this time police are unsure of who is at fault. Alcohol was not a factor in the collision, police said.
1:18 p.m. – Albuquerque police and fire departments have responded to a rollover crash in the area of Comanche and San Mateo where a child has been injured.
Emergency personnel have taken the child to a local hospital. The child was not breathing, but had a faint pulse, according to Albuquerque police spokeswoman Officer Tasia Martinez.
There are no further details at this time.