TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash closes part of Telshor in Las Cruces
Las Cruces, NM — A two-vehicle crash has closed a portion of Telshor between Lohman Ave and Foothills Road.
The crash happened just after 3:30 p.m. on the busy stretch of road, just east of I-25 near the Mesilla Valley Mall. Preliminary information on the scene indicate that the driver of a silver Jeep that was heading south on Telshor crossed the median and struck a northbound semi-truck.
The driver of the Jeep was unresponsive at the scene and was transported to Mountain View Regional Medical Center.
At this time, traffic investigators have closed the northbound lanes of Telshor from Foothills Rd. to Lohman Ave. They expect the closure to last until sometime after 6:00 p.m. Thursday evening.
LCPD advise motorists seek an alternate route when traveling in the area.