Man electrocuted, kill on oil field

Oil field worker electrocuted, killed

ARTESIA, N.M. (KRQE) – An accident has killed a man on an oil field near Artesia.

Alejandro Garcia Perez, 28, of Lovington was electrocuted when a hoist came into contact with overhead electrical wires at an oil field

Officials say Perez worked for contractor Patron Services. He had worked there for about seven months. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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