2 pedestrians hit by semi on I-40 WB

Posted at: 08/09/2013 12:14 PM
By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com

SANTA FE -- I-40 westbound is back open after a crash involving two pedestrians near exit 140.

According to the New Mexico Department of Public Safety, the two men were standing near the on-ramp to I-40 when one was sideswipped by an oncoming semi truck. The other man ended up underneath the vehicle.

Both men were taken to the University of New Mexico Hospital for their injuries. Their identities have not been released at this time.