Silver City, NM - 2 Killed In Rollover Near Bill Evans Lake
Silver City, NM (December 19, 2019) - A single-vehicle rollover took the lives of two unidentified parties near Bill Evans Lake. The crash occurred on Saturday, December 14th, near the crossing of Bill Evans Road and Newby Road in Silver City, New Mexico. Deputies arrived at the scene of the accident at around 9 p.m.
The deceased parties were driving a full-sized Dodge pickup truck. One victim, a male, was found ejected from the vehicle, and another victim, a female, was found underneath the vehicle. Officials believe that the truck was driving on an unpaved roadway when it flipped over and fell down a steep embankment.
The identities of the deceased parties haven’t been released at this time. Local officials are currently investigating the accident.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Deadly Rollover Crashes in New Mexico
Rollover crashes are often devastating events. Occupants are at serious risk of being ejected from the vehicle, colliding with the roadway. This is what makes these types of crashes so dangerous.
Fatal rollovers have become more common in the past two decades. Large vehicles like SUVs and pickup trucks are more likely to roll over in the event of an accident. 35 percent of all fatal passenger vehicle crashes involve rollover accidents.
Losing a loved one in a sudden crash is never easy. The team of New Mexico wrongful death attorneys at Will Ferguson & Associates wants to make sure that you and your family are secure. Contact our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to see how we can help.
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