SIERRA COUNTY, NM — Several people died Saturday after a crash involving a vehicle that was carrying undocumented migrants on Interstate 25 near south Caballo, reports KOAT.
The fatal collision occurred on a span of I-25 between mile markers 59 and 63.
It remains unclear at this time how many people were in the vehicle at the time, but New Mexico State police said a section of the highway was shut down in both directions during the emergency response.
Authorities have not confirmed the number of people who died or disclosed any information regarding injuries.
No charges have been reported as of this writing.
As more details become publicly available, this blog will be updated.
After a tragic loss caused by another party, our compassionate team of New Mexico wrongful death lawyers at Parnall Law Firm is personally invested in helping families like yours fight for maximum compensation. Contact us at (505) 985-5355 or fill out our contact form to schedule a free case evaluation.