Child killed, teen seriously injured in Quay Co. crash

Parnall Law News Team

QUAY CO., NM – A child was killed and a teen suffered serious injuries in a single-vehicle crash near Wheatland on Tuesday afternoon.

According to KCBD, the 18-year-old driver lost control of her vehicle at about 1 p.m. along NM-469 between Grady and San Jon. The vehilce then skidded off the roadway and crashed into a utility pole.

An 11-year-old passenger in the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver was airlifted to a hospital in Texas for treatment.

Investigators are working to establish an official cause of the crash at this time. Our team will update this blog with any further information, should it be made publicly available.

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