Tatum man dies after losing control of semi-truck

TATUM, N.M. (KRQE) – A man from Tatum is dead after losing control of his semi-truck Saturday night.

New Mexico State Police said it happened near Highway 285, south of Malaga.

Police said Robert Taylor lost control while turning, drove off the road and rolling the truck.

NMSP said Taylor was not wearing his seat belt and died on scene. The crash is still under investigation.

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