SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a Chimayo man is dead after a hit-and-run accident in Santa Fe.
Santa Fe police identify the victim as 29-year-old Juan Lopez.
They say Lopez wasn’t in a crosswalk when he was struck Thursday morning.
Police say they have located the vehicle involved and the driver is cooperating in the investigation.
They say the woman was on her way to work from Albuquerque to Espanola when she thought she hit a large dog in the road.
Police say it doesn’t appear that the driver was impaired. Her name hasn’t been released.