Northern New Mexico road conditions are hazardous

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Road conditions in northern New Mexico are icy and snow packed after a winter storm rolled in.

The transportation department says Interstate 25 north and southbound from Las Vegas to the Colorado border is icy and snow packed.

Road crews are plowing, salting and laying down cinders. Motorists should reduce speed and use caution.

Blowing snow is also reported on I-25 in the Raton area.

The transportation department reports difficult driving conditions on U.S. 64-87 from Raton to Capulin. The road is snow packed and icy in spots and drivers should slow down and use caution.

Interstate 40 east of Albuquerque is also snow packed and icy in spots.