Two-vehicle pileup slows traffic on State Road 68


A two-car collision in the southbound lane of State Road 68 near the turnoff for West Romero Road slowed traffic just south of Ranchos de Taos Tuesday afternoon (Nov. 21).

Members of Taos Volunteer Fire Department were directing traffic and New Mexico State Police officers were interviewing patients at the scene as of 4 p.m. An ambulance carrying medics with Taos County Emergency Services idled on standby.

The cars involved in the crash appeared to have been damaged on the front and rear bumpers.

Neither the number of patients that were involved in the accident or the extent of injuries were known as of publication.

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