Semi truck crash closes I-40 east of Gallup

Posted at: 12/16/2012 10:23 AM
Updated at: 12/16/2012 5:17 PM
By: Shaun Griswold, KOB.com

Interstate 40 near Thoreau is closed as crews clean up a semi truck that swerved into the median on Sunday morning.

The single vehicle accident is at mile marker 53 about 30 miles east of Gallup, according to the New Mexico Department of Transportation website.

Road conditions in the area to Arizona border are icy, snow packed and visibility is limited.

Drivers are advised to use caution and reduce speed.

Stay with KOB.com for more on road conditions.

ROAD CONDITIONS ACROSS THE STATE

 

Interstate 40 from mile marker 184 to mile marker 231 I 40 - Edgewood -

Difficult driving due to icy roads. Further informatio will be updated as it becomes available.

CLOSED NM-159 from mile post 12-22 for the winter.

This section of roadway will remain closed until Spring of 2013. Please avoid any travels through this area until further notice.

US 60 from mile marker 93 to mile marker 135

Difficult driving conditions due to rain and snow mix. Roads are wet and slick; please use extreme caution. Plow trucks are out salting.

New Mexico 169 from mile marker 0 to mile marker 35

Difficult driving conditions due to rain and snow mix. Roads are wet and slick; please use extreme caution. Plow trucks are out salting.

New Mexico 12 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 36 to mile marker 74 Difficult driving conditions NM12 MM36 to MM74 (apache Creek to Datil)

Road is snowpacked and icy. Visibility is poor heavy fog. Please reduce your speed and drive with caution. This event will update when conditions change.

New Mexico 532 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 12 NM 532

Always have chains in the vehicles used to travel this road as conditions change very rapidly. This alert will remain posted through the winter season with changes made when conditions change.

New Mexico 32 northbound and southbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 13 Difficult driving conditions on NM 32, mile marker 0-13 (from Apache Creek Junction to Jewitt Gap).

Road is snow packed and icy. Visibility is good. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated.

New Mexico 602 northbound and southbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 18 Difficult driving conditions on NM 602, mile marker 0-18 (from Jct. NM 53/NM 602).

Road is icy Visibility is good. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.

New Mexico 118 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 36 Difficult driving conditions on NM 118, mile marker 0-36 (from the Arizona State Line to Iyanbito).

Road is icy. Visibility is fair. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.

New Mexico 134 northbound and southbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 22

Difficult driving conditions on NM 134, mile marker 0-22 (From Sheep Springs to Crystal) Road is snow packed and icy. Visibility is poor with blowing snow. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.

US 550 from mile marker 105 to mile marker 154 US 550 -

Difficult driving conditions due to icy areas.

US 64 from mile marker 105 to mile marker 139 US 64 - North of Chama -

Difficult Driving due to snow packed and icy roads.

US 64 from Chama at mile marker 161 to Tierra Amarilla at mile marker 174

Snow Packed and Icy.

US 285 from mile marker 337 to mile marker 408

Snow packed and icy. 

New Mexico 72 northbound and southbound and eastbound and westbound from 16.3 miles

East of FOLSOM/NM 72 exit at mile marker 8 to Folsom at mile marker 36 NM 72, CLOSED due to inclement weather from mile marker 8 to mile marker 36 (Yankee to Folsom) snow packed roads, blowing snow, 2 to 5 inch accumulation. Crews are plowing, salting, and cindering. Road is closed to thru traffic at this time.

New Mexico 522 from mile marker 0 to mile marker 41 NM 522- Questa -

Difficult driving due to snow packed and icy roads

New Mexico 58 northbound and southbound from Cimarron at mile marker 0 to 1.3 miles

West of NM 58/CIMARRON exit at mile marker 18 NM 58, Difficult driving conditions from mile marker 0 to 18 (Cimarron) Road is snow packed and icy, Crews are out salting, sanding and cindering. Please use caution and reduce speed. Please Obey all posted traffic signs, This posting will be updated as conditions change.

New Mexico 4 from mile marker 47 to mile marker 67 NM 4- Los Alamos -

Difficult driving due to snow packed and icy roads. 

New Mexico 14 from 2.6 miles South of at mile marker 15 to exit Snow Packed and Icy US 84 northbound and southbound from ROWE/NM 63 at mile marker 103 to Dilia at mile marker 78 US 84,

DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS from mile marker 78 to mile marker 103 (Romeroville to Dilia)

Roadway is icy. Crews are plowing, salting, and cindering. Please use caution and reduce speed, obey all posted traffic signs, this event will be updated as conditions change.

Interstate 40 from mile marker 184 to mile marker 231 I 40 - Edgewood -

Difficult driving due to icy roads. Further informatio will be updated as it becomes available.

New Mexico 55 from mile marker 31 to mile marker 97 NM 55 - Mountainair -

Difficult Driving due to snow packed roads. Further information will be posted as it becomes available.