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New Mexico State Police: 2 Californians killed in I-40 wreck
california | 40 |
Authorities say two California residents were killed and a third critically injured when an SUV traveling eastbound on Interstate 40 in eastern New Mexico went into the median and overturned after a tire blew out.[...]
Mar 28, 2015 11:24pm | 21 views | source: Yahoo

11-year-old New Mexico boy dies in hang gliding accident
Las Vegas | nevada |
In the Nevada desert, 30 miles south of Las Vegas, 11-year-old Arys Moorhead posed for his mom's picture, making "rock on" symbols with his '[...]
Mar 28, 2015 9:50pm | 1 view | source: Yahoo

New Mexico boy killed in hang glider wreck in Nevada
Las Vegas | nevada |
JEAN, NV - A New Mexico family is mourning after an 11-year-old boy died in a hang gliding crash in Nevada. The Clark County Coroner's Offic'[...]
Mar 28, 2015 1:15pm | 6 views | source: Yahoo

Boy from New Mexico, instructor from Hawaii died in hang gliding accident
new mexico |
Arys Thoring Moorhead was in the air with John Kelly Harrison, an experienced hang gliding instructor, when the hang glider crashed on a dry lake bed east of State Route 64 about 2:50 p.m. ...[...]
Mar 28, 2015 1:15pm | 0 view | source: Yahoo

Woman killed in motorcycle accident
Alamogordo | new mexico |
A 47-year-old Alamogordo woman died earlier this week after she lost control of the motorcycle she was learning to ride and left the roadway, crashing into an arroyo.[...]
Mar 28, 2015 07:21am | 11 views | source: Yahoo

Las Vegas Hang-Gliding Accident: Crash Kills 12-Year-Old Boy And Instructor In Las Vegas
Farmington | new mexico |
A tragic hang-gliding accident killed a 12-year-old boy and his instructor in Las Vegas on Friday. The hang-glider was tethered to a truck that was supposed to launch them into the air when something went terribly wrong. They were both pronounced dea[...]
Mar 28, 2015 05:14am | 6 views | source: Yahoo

Cat litter caused nuclear accident in New Mexico - Examiner
carlsbad | new mexico |
... by inconsistent documentation about how the lab packed the mixture inside the drum. The lab, the Energy Department and the waste repository are facing millions in fines by the state of New Mexico. The waste dump near Carlsbad, New Mexico is ...Lo[...]
Mar 27, 2015 5:40pm | 27 views | source: Google / Examiner.com

Another case against Casey Williams dismissed - KOAT Albuquerque
corrales | new mexico |
Casey Williams was arrested and charged after the crash. Earlier this month, those charges were dropped because investigators couldn't prove she was driving at the time of the crash. Just days after that dismissal, Williams was arrested again after .[...]
Mar 27, 2015 3:16pm | 23 views | source: Google / KOAT Albuquerque

Kitty litter led to radiation leak at New Mexico nuke waste dump - Business Insider Australia
US 54 |
Business Insider AustraliaThe U.S. Energy Department report on last year's radiation accident at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) near Carlsbad showed that a drum of waste containing radioisotopes like plutonium was improperly packaged at the L[...]
Mar 27, 2015 12:11pm | 10 views | source: Yahoo

Nuclear Accident Culprit: Kitty Litter
carlsbad | new mexico |
In February of 2014, 22 people were exposed to radiation, a radiological waste repository was indefinitely shuttered, and $240 million in damage was sustained when a drum exploded at a nuclear waste dump. The accident's culprit? The wrong kind of kit[...]
Mar 27, 2015 08:59am | 6 views | source: Yahoo

Fellow graffiti artists honor KRAX, killed in Jan. accident - Albuquerque Journal
carlsbad | new mexico |
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Michael Soto was a talented graffiti artist who went by the nickname KRAX before he was struck and killed by an alleged drunken driver earlier this year, say friends and those who knew him well. '?He's a brother to the graffiti ..[...]
Mar 27, 2015 06:03am | 8 views | source: Google / Albuquerque Journal

Report: Mix of cat litter, salts caused nuclear-dump mishap - MiamiHerald
miami | new mexico |
A final accident investigation report into the incident is also expected in the coming weeks, department officials said. The technical team found that the radioactive contamination inside the underground repository came from the drum numbered 68660.[...]
Mar 27, 2015 03:51am | 3 views | source: Google / MiamiHerald.com

NTSB Prelim Shows Pilot In TX Fatal Accident Had Weather Info
Hobbs | new mexico |
Continued VFR Into IFR Conditions, According To Initial Investigation The NTSB has released a preliminary report from a fatal accident involving a Cessna 182Q that went down in mountainous terrain near El Paso, TX.[...]
Mar 27, 2015 02:08am | 2 views | source: Yahoo

U.S. Department of Energy shows Abilene how they transport radioactive waste - KTXS
carlsbad | new mexico |
They use specially designed casks to carry transuranic material on Interstate 20 through Texas and then to their final destination in Carlsbad, New Mexico. Transuranic material is leftover radioactive waste that comes from nuclear weapons. When the .[...]
Mar 27, 2015 01:34am | 6 views | source: Google / KTXS

Wrong kitty litter led to radiation leak at New Mexico nuke waste dump
carlsbad | new mexico |
A radiation leak at an underground nuclear waste dump in New Mexico was caused by "chemically incompatible" contents, including kitty litter, that reacted inside a barrel of waste causing it to rupture, scientists said on Thursday. The U.S.[...]
Mar 26, 2015 10:13pm | 2 views | source: Yahoo

Udall Urges Safe Reopening Of WIPP In Carlsbad - KRWG
carlsbad | new mexico |
He is also supporting the state of New Mexico, which has fined the Department of Energy (DOE) for its role in the accidents. Today, Udall reminded Moniz of the importance of respecting the state's regulatory role over WIPP as it negotiates how to pay[...]
Mar 26, 2015 6:28pm | 2 views | source: Google / KRWG

Three Killed in a Reeves County Wreck Wednesday. - EverythingLubbock
US 285 |
EverythingLubbock.comPECOS, TX -- According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Patrick Silva, 24, Peter Silva, 24, and Jamie William Warrior, 41, of Carlsbad, New Mexico were killed in a wreck when their pickup truck drifted into oncoming traf[...]
Mar 26, 2015 4:46pm | 68 views | source: Yahoo

Aztec artist's work featured in show at Crash Music at Aztec Theater
Farmington | new mexico |
FARMINGTON - Having made her living throughout her life as a psychiatric nurse, Taya Doro Mitchell says she still feels a little disconcerted when someone refers to her as an artist.[...]
Mar 26, 2015 3:25pm | 0 view | source: Yahoo

Public input asked for Highway 82 improvements - Carlsbad Current-Argus
carlsbad | new mexico |
COURTESY -- NEW MEXICO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION This graph illustrates crash severity for the New Mexico Department of Transportation, District Two from the years 2010 to 2013. Red dots represent fatal crashes, yellow dots represent ... CARLSBAD [...]
Mar 26, 2015 3:24pm | 2 views | source: Google / Carlsbad Current-Argus

Man dies in accident near Jal
texas |
A Texas man died when New Mexico State Police say he lost control of the semi he was driving near... more '?[...]
Mar 26, 2015 10:17am | 15 views | source: Yahoo

SUV hits school bus at 45th and Ave. Q
new mexico |
Police are at the scene of an accident where it appears a school bus from Deming, New Mexico was hit by a SUV at 45th and Avenue Q.[...]
Mar 26, 2015 07:08am | 6 views | source: Yahoo

Crash victim's family reacts to police video
new mexico |
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Albuquerque police say lapel video from officers shows the man who caused a deadly wreck lying about it over and over. '[...]
Mar 25, 2015 10:58pm | 11 views | source: Yahoo

Video shows distracted teens in the moments before crash
new mexico |
In New Mexico, about one in every 10 teen drivers get into an accident each year, with the results ranging from fender-benders to fatal cras'[...]
Mar 25, 2015 9:20pm | 9 views | source: Yahoo

Odessa Man Killed in Lea County Accident
new mexico |
An Odessa man is dead following a rollover accident in Lea County, New Mexico.'?The accident happened Wednesday morning on Orla Road, near Jal, New Mexico.[...]
Mar 25, 2015 4:55pm | 9 views | source: Yahoo

Three Carlsbad Men Killed in Reeves County Accident
new mexico | US 285 |
Three Carlsbad men were killed in a morning accident in Reeves County.'?The accident happened on Highway 285, about 15 miles north of Pecos on Wednesday morning.[...]
Mar 25, 2015 09:24am | 75 views | source: Yahoo

Difficult driving conditions reported on NM roads
US 64 |
Difficult driving conditions are reported on numerous highways in northern and eastern New Mexico as a winter storm moves across large secti'[...]
Mar 25, 2015 05:43am | 21 views | source: Yahoo

Family of Sunday crash victims set up fundraiser for funeral, medical bills
Albuquerque | new mexico |
The family of an innocent driver killed while waiting at a stop light in Albuquerque Sunday is heartbroken. The Almeida family was hit by a man police say was running from a traffic stop, and also driving drunk.[...]
Mar 24, 2015 5:05pm | 14 views | source: Yahoo

Deadly Coors and Quail accident brings back painful memories of 2010 crash in same intersection
Albuquerque | new mexico |
A deadly accident on Albuquerque's Westside claimed the life of an innocent driver simply waiting at a stoplight on Sunday. For a New Mexico family, this incident brought back terrible memories of another deadly crash in the exact same intersection.[...]
Mar 24, 2015 07:20am | 21 views | source: Yahoo

Updated: APD: Fleeing driver may have been impaired
Albuquerque | new mexico |
Serious crash on Coors killed a man, injured three others[...]
Mar 23, 2015 9:46pm | 21 views | source: Yahoo

Baseball family, friends rally around crash victims
Albuquerque | new mexico |
KRQE News 13 has learned a man critically injured in a suspected drunk driving crash Sunday, was a high school athlete who went on to play a'[...]
Mar 23, 2015 9:09pm | 12 views | source: Yahoo

La Cueva teen killed during weekend hiking accident - KOAT Albuquerque
albuquerque | new mexico |
'?(She) looked over the edge, and she got too close, ended up hitting an icy snowy patch, lost her footing and went over the edge,'? said Bob Baker with New Mexico State Police Search and Rescue. The 17-year-old was a junior at La Cueva High School.[...]
Mar 23, 2015 2:22pm | 20 views | source: Google / KOAT Albuquerque

Teen hiker's death hits close to home for another family - KOB
albuquerque | new mexico |
Back in 2008, another teen, Kimberly Anne Carlson, died after falling off a cliff near Las Vegas, New Mexico. She was 15 years ... He wants the family of the 17-year-old who died in the recent hiking accident to know support is out there. &'The only [...]
Mar 23, 2015 1:53pm | 26 views | source: Google / KOB.com

Hobbs Man Killed in Weekend Bicycle Accident
new mexico |
A Hobbs, New Mexico, man is dead following a weekend bicycle accident.'?Hobbs Police tell NewsWest 9, the accident happened in the 300 block of West Navajo on Sunday afternoon.[...]
Mar 23, 2015 1:10pm | 17 views | source: Yahoo

Today in History: Sunday, Mar. 22 - Indianapolis Star
california | 74 |
Indianapolis StarIn 1958, movie producer Mike Todd, the husband of actress Elizabeth Taylor, and three other people were killed in the crash of Todd's private plane near Grants, New Mexico. In 1963, The Beatles' debut ... A woman claimed to have foun[...]
Mar 23, 2015 09:31am | 10 views | source: Yahoo

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Highway Winds @ Tucumcari
Tucumcari | New Mexico | I-40
Extremely strong winds, especially for high profile vehicles.[...]
Mar 25, 2015 8:04pm | By Three-LeggedTom | 22 views |

Icy roads I-40 between Gallup &Albuquerque
Prewitt | New Mexico | I-40 E
Icy roads from Gallip into Prewitt. Very slow traffic[...]
Feb 27, 2015 8:15pm | By Lucina | 296 views |

unsure whats going on
Albuquerque | New Mexico | I-40 E
Seen a few ambulances, traffics been stopped over an hour and a half.[...]
Feb 27, 2015 02:14am | By oneonedeucegirl | 248 views |

Barely moving after earlier standstill
Continental Divide | New Mexico | I-40 W
At exit 39. Past broken down truck. Stop and go. Must be an accident ahead. [...]
Feb 23, 2015 11:48am | By Breaker Breaker 9 | 104 views |

near Las Cruces
Deming | New Mexico | I-10 E
Traffic at stand still. Both West and east I-10[...]
Feb 22, 2015 11:09pm | By anonymous | 87 views |

mm 243a west bound stand still
Vaughn | New Mexico | I-40 W
Anyone know where the accident is?[...]
Feb 22, 2015 2:21pm | By ar | 133 views |

multi-vehicle accident stretched two plus miles.
Encino | New Mexico | I-40 W
Multiple semis and cars, west bound involved, traffic is stopped, backed up for Miles.[...]
Feb 22, 2015 12:15pm | By ElKabong | 1185 views | 30

Drunk driving
Las Cruces | New Mexico | Pan American Hwy
080sxm license plate drunk driving Chevy silverado that's silver[...]
Feb 01, 2015 11:42pm | By anonymous | 32 views |

Standstill at Lomas & Comanche NorthBound
Albuquerque | New Mexico | I-25 S
No movement [...]
Feb 01, 2015 04:26am | By anonymous | 67 views |

Standstill for Miles
Las Cruces | New Mexico | I-10 E
Road appears closed between 113 and 115 mile markers[...]
Jan 26, 2015 5:20pm | By Nick | 56 views |

Cold cold cold
Santa Fe | New Mexico | Calle De Molina
Really cold out. Stay inside keep warm. DonT forget to bring ur pets inside.[...]
Jan 22, 2015 11:04pm | By Moya | 53 views |

Cinder Hill, mile post 62
San Rafael | New Mexico |
At 6:00 pm, multiple cars needed tow trucks and there was a complete road closure from the Mal Pais visitor center to the Ice Cave. Slush, snow, and ice on most of the roadway. [...]
Jan 21, 2015 9:09pm | By Zuni Mountain Mamma | 51 views |

parking lot
Santo Domingo Pueblo | New Mexico | Parking Lot
This sucks[...]
Jan 20, 2015 6:43pm | By anonymous | 22 views |

Accident on 550 North bound
Bloomfield | New Mexico | North Bound
Traffic was moving slowly on US 550 north and south bound die top am accident 1.5 miles north of the hilltop Conoco. There were at least 2 tractor trailers involved. Visibility, due to fog was also slowing traffic to a crawl. Please be careful at hil[...]
Jan 17, 2015 03:37am | By Sandy | 103 views |

Truck jackknifed at mm 45
Continental Divide | New Mexico | I-40 E
Eastbound traffic at a standstill for over 30 minutes, no end in sight. [...]
Jan 14, 2015 06:08am | By Sam | 216 views |

standstill since noon
Laguna | New Mexico | I40 Wb
Sitting since noon.[...]
Jan 11, 2015 4:13pm | By rhooper | 614 views |

Standstill for an hour and a half
Laguna | New Mexico | I-40 W
I've heard rumors of the cause, possibly a semi crash or such. There has been no movement in the traffic flow since 11:38 PM, and I have seen three two semis pass. [...]
Jan 11, 2015 3:12pm | By goldielocks | 643 views | 2

Albuquerque | New Mexico | I40 Westbound
Accident probably[...]
Jan 11, 2015 2:40pm | By dmw | 273 views |

wow, what's hsppening
Casa Blanca | New Mexico | Laguna Tribal Rd
Jan 11, 2015 12:07pm | By AHW | 183 views |

South of belen accident
La Joya | New Mexico | I-25 N
Ambulance, state police. Moving nonorth bound[...]
Jan 09, 2015 10:20pm | By RS | 90 views |

I-40 East is now an auto row
Tucumcari | New Mexico | I-40 W
Freeway shut down. Being rerouted to Downtown Tucumcari. Turtle crawling [...]
Jan 03, 2015 1:27pm | By Charlie Man | 246 views |

Tucumcari | New Mexico | I-40 E
Traffics at standstill on both lanes of the 40 E from marker 333. Don't k ow why or how far.[...]
Jan 03, 2015 1:04pm | By Pippy | 154 views |

standstill 3 car accodent
Carlsbad | New Mexico | Seven Rivers Hwy
3 car accident traffic at standstill waiting for 15 minutes [...]
Jan 02, 2015 9:15pm | By Mina | 72 views |

Santa Fe weather
Santa Fe | New Mexico | I-25
Dec 30, 2014 4:10pm | By Ross | 78 views |

Serious single car rollover
Albuquerque | New Mexico | Montano Nw And 2nd Street
Avoid area[...]
Dec 29, 2014 00:57am | By Tab | 78 views |

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