Roswell, NM (February 22, 2020) – A local man was killed in a fatal accident at the intersection of Relief Route and West McGaffey Street in Roswell involving two vehicles.
The accident took place around 5 p.m. on Thursday evening, according to the New Mexico State Police. The victim was identified as 56-year-old David K. Thurman.
Police confirmed that Thurman was driving a Ford Mustang headed eastbound when his vehicle was struck by a Jeep traveling south toward the intersection.
A 19-year-old woman was driving the Jeep. She was treated for her injuries at the scene while Thurman died at the scene of the accident.
An investigation into the collision is currently ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in New Mexico
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