Las Cruces, NM (December 2, 2019) – On Saturday night, November 30th, a Dona Ana County Sheriff’s deputy was injured in a rollover crash that took place in Las Cruces. The accident happened at the intersection of El Camino Real Road and Dona Ana School Road.
Authorities stated that Sheriff’s deputy Christopher Patton, 31, was on his way to assist a fellow officer in a 2011 Crown Victoria when his vehicle went off the road. The car subsequently overturned and medical crews were dispatched to the scene.
Deputy Patton suffered serious head trauma and was promptly rushed to University Medical Center in El Paso, Texas. He is currently listed in stable condition and the cause of the crash is under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Christopher Patton and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New Mexico
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