Police ID man killed in fatal crash involving box

Box to blame in fatal I-25 crash

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Police have identified the man killed in car accident Saturday that happened on I-25 when the driver swerved to miss a box in the middle of the road.

Johhny Ray Garibay, 19, lost control of his vehicle and hit a truck that had parked on the road’s shoulder.

The driver of the truck, whose identity has not been released, had allegedly stopped to retrieve the box that had fallen from his pick-up.

Police are continuing to investigate the crash to determine if any charges will be filed.

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