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2 separate crashes slow traffic outside ABQ

A BCSO spokeswoman says a driver went over a bridge on I-25 near Isleta and was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Traffic on northbound I-25 is down to one lane in the area. (Adolpe Pierre-Louis/Albuquerque Journal)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Two separate crashes on interstates just outside of Albuquerque are causing slow-moving traffic on Monday evening.

Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Jayme Fuller said a driver went over a bridge on Interstate 25 between the Isleta and Broadway exits. The driver was transported to a hospital and has non-life-threatening injuries.

Police have shut down one lane of westbound I-40 west of the Route 66 Casino Hotel after two semi-trucks collided. A BCSO spokeswoman said both drivers were treated for injuries at the scene. (Adolphe Pierre-Louis/Albuquerque Journal)

Northbound I-25 is currently down to one lane, Fuller said. State Police have taken over the investigation.

Fuller also said westbound Interstate 40 is down to one lane after two semi-trucks collided just west of the Route 66 Casino Hotel. She said both drivers were treated at the scene and were not transported to a hospital.

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