Friends Honor Memory Of Hit & Run Victim

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Friends Honor Memory Of Hit & Run Victim

Staff Report

Family and friends of Eloise Armijo gathered Wednesday afternoon to place a memorial cross at the intersection of State Road 68 and State Road 74 outside Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo. Armijo, a resident of Albuquerque was riding her motorcycle southbound Sunday, May 29 on highway 68 when a late model pickup truck cut in front of her causing her to crash into the passenger side of the truck.

State Police report that the truck fled the scene and Armijo died from her injuries. Police are searching for the driver of the truck and ask anyone with information to contact State Police.