Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Ice, Snow Bring Minor Traffic Mishaps.

Byline: Jennifer Archibeque Journal Staff Writer

Residents of the East Mountains and Estancia Valley got another early dose of wintry weather this week with a snowstorm that began late Monday night.

The storm had dumped about 6 inches of snow across most of the area by Tuesday morning.

But aside from the usual slipping and sliding, there were no major accidents reported from Tijeras to Estancia on Tuesday.

"We've had five or six minor accidents this morning," Bernalillo County Sheriff's Deputy Jim Goff said Tuesday. Goff said the minor fender benders occurred on Interstate 40 from the Santa Fe County line to Carnuel.

There were no major accidents along Torrance County roads, according to a Torrance County emergency services dispatcher. …

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