Man dies in crash involving semi

KRQE News 13 Breaking News, Albuquerque NM

MCKINLEY COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – A man died in a fatal crash near Tohatchi on Monday when his van crossed into a semi truck’s lane and crashed into it.

According to a news release from the Department of Public Safety, officers were called to the crash on State Road 471 at 6 p.m. The man in the van died at the scene.

Alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash.

Police say the man who has not been identified yet was not wearing a seat belt. 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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