Hobbs, NM - Jesus Jose Hermosillo Flores Killed In Fatal Rollover On NM-132
Hobbs, NM (October 9, 2019) - A passenger was killed and another occupant transported to a hospital in Lubbock, Texas following a deadly rollover collision in Hobbs, New Mexico. The accident happened on NM-132 near marker 19. New Mexico State Police responded to the scene of the accident at around 7 p.m. on Monday, October 7th.
According to authorities, a 2004 Ford Expedition was traveling on NM-132 WB when the vehicle left the roadway. The 21-year-old passenger, identified as Jesus Jose Hermosillo, was pronounced dead at the scene. The 25-year-old driver was hospitalized after the accident.
It is believed that intoxication may have been a factor in the collision. This accident is being investigated further by local authorities.
We would like to extend our condolences to the family of Jesus Jose Hermosillo at this time.
New Mexico Rollover Accidents
Rollover accidents have a substantially higher fatality rate compared to other kinds of collisions. Annually, rollovers account for nearly 35 percent of all traffic fatalities in the United States. Each day, 90 people lose their lives in car accidents.
Rollovers often involve drivers who are behaving recklessly. Drivers who are intoxicated or speeding are more likely to cause a wreck. Sadly, a large percentage of these accidents end fatally.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, our experienced New Mexico rollover crash attorneys can fight for your legal rights. We have helped countless families recover million-dollar settlements after the loss of a loved one in a rollover collision. Give us a call today at (505) 243-5566 if you have lost a family member or loved one due to a negligent driver.
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