“The scene is safe,” New Mexico State Police stated.
Two individuals have been killed and 6 others have been injured in a capturing at an annual bike rally in Pink Rock, New Mexico, police stated.
“The scene is safe, no ongoing risk to public security,” New Mexico State Police stated on Twitter.
One of many individuals injured within the capturing was airlifted to a hospital in Denver, authorities stated. Cops have been additionally readily available at Holy Cross Medical Middle and at The College of New Mexico Hospital, the place injured individuals have been being handled, State Police stated.
As many as 28,000 bikers have been anticipated to reach in Pink River this weekend for the forty first Annual Pink River Memorial Day Motorbike Rally, an annual occasion with reside music.
Bikers from “all completely different backgrounds line Fundamental Road for one loopy get together,” in response to the city’s web site.
Taos put in place an emergency curfew starting at 10 p.m. Saturday. All alcohol gross sales have been to be stopped in the course of the emergency proclamation, which was posted in town’s Fb web page.
“NMSP request the general public to keep away from Pink River as we conduct our investigation,” State Police stated.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives was responding to assist State Police with the investigation, the Phoenix Area Division stated on Twitter.