Updated: 10/24/2013 8:29 AM |
Created: 10/24/2013 7:27 AM
By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com
ALBUQUERQUE -- A man in a wheelchair hit by a truck in southeast Albuquerque died from his injuries late Wednesday.
The crash occurred at the intersection of Zuni Road and Alvarado Drive around 9 p.m. According to police, 70-year-old Thomas Quesada-Cuevas was traveling through the intersection when he was struck by a vehicle driven by George Valliant.
Paramedics transported Quesada-Cuevas to UNM Hospital, where police said he was pronounced dead.
Police said alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash. The investigation is ongoing.