Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Truck Runs Over Panhandler.(Final)



An Albuquerque panhandler was killed Wednesday when he fell beneath the tires of a semi-truck, moments after the semi's driver gave him $5.

Albuquerque police Detective Bruce Arbogast said the victim was walking toward another car when he slipped and fell beneath the tires of the truck, which had begun to turn.

The accident occurred about 4:30 p.m. at the corner of Comanche Road and Pan American Freeway. …

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