Artesia, NM – UPDATE: Thomas Frazier Killed in Trucking Accident on US-285

Artesia, NM (May 22, 2021) – Local authorities have revealed the identity of the New Mexico State Police officer who was killed in a trucking crash in Artesia on Friday, May 21. 

According to local authorities, the deceased party was 47-year-old Corporal Thomas Wade Frazier of the NMSP. Frazier was involved in a collision involving an 18-wheeler while traveling on US-285. It was at that time that Frazier’s vehicle was rear-ended by the tractor-trailer. 

The crash left Frazier with fatal injuries, and he was later pronounced dead by attending medical personnel. The operator of the rig, a 20-year-old man from Dexter, did not sustain injuries following the accident. 

An ongoing crash investigation is being handled by the NMSP. 

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased. Our thoughts are with them and everyone that was affected by this tragedy. There is nothing more devastating than the unexpected and sudden loss of a family member especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided. 

Our local New Mexico wrongful death attorney Will Ferguson is available 24 hours a day to answer all of your questions surrounding the fatal accident that claimed the life of your loved one. Call 1-888-657-1460 right now to be connected with our New Mexico wrongful death lawyer who will provide you with a free case evaluation, a complimentary copy of the police accident report, and will ensure that your legal rights are protected and asserted. Call us today. 

Deadly 18-Wheeler Crashes in New Mexico 

5.22 Artesia, NM - UPDATE: Thomas Frazier Killed in Trucking Accident on US-285Those riding in passenger cars are susceptible to suffering life-threatening injuries after being involved in a crash with a semi-truck. Thousands are killed annually in trucking crashes in the United States, with a total of 4,119 reported fatalities in 2019 alone. Surviving family members of the deceased may be able to obtain compensation with the help of a New Mexico wrongful death attorney

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If you recently lost a loved one in a preventable accident, call to speak with our New Mexico wrongful death lawyer, Will Ferguson, as soon as possible to protect your rights and get justice for your deceased family member. If you believe your loved one’s fatal accident was caused by another driver’s careless, reckless, negligent, or intentional actions of another, you need legal guidance. We can help you. To speak to New Mexico wrongful death lawyer, Will Ferguson, call 1-888-657-1460 today.

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