Jal, NM - Francisco Saenz Hinojos Killed in Head-On Crash on NM-128
Jal, NM (November 14, 2022) - On Wednesday, November 9, an El Paso teen was killed and a truck driver was hurt after a vehicle collision outside of Jal.
The deadly accident was reported on NM-128 at around 5 a.m. It was reported that the driver of a 2019 Ford pickup truck headed east veered into oncoming traffic and crashed head-on with a commercial truck. The impact caused the tractor-trailer to hit a 2022 Ford pickup.
The driver of the 2019 Ford suffered fatal injuries in the crash. The deceased was later identified as 18-year-old Francisco Saenz Hinojos. The operator of the commercial truck was taken to Jal EMS for treatment.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Francisco Saenz Hinojos at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Head-On Crashes in New Mexico
Head-on collisions are the most dangerous type of traffic accident. According to statistics, there are fatalities in around 58% of head-on collisions. Head-on collisions account for fewer than 2% of all recorded auto accidents but more than 10% of all fatal traffic accidents each year.
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