Santa Fe, NM (KDBC) — Westbound Interstate 40 at Thoreau is closed at this time due to a fatal accident.
At approximately 8:45 a.m. a passenger car traveling eastbound crossed over the median and struck a westbound tractor-trailer.
There was only one occupant in the passenger vehicle, she died at the scene, the driver of the semi was not injured.
No names have been released.
Traffic is being diverted onto NM 122.
The OMI is on their way to the scene and New Mexico State Police continue to investigate.