News: Pedestrian found dead several hours after crash on I-25 near Santa Fe

Parnall Law News Team

SANTA FE, NM – Officers discovered a man deceased several hours after responding to a single-vehicle crash on I-25 on Monday morning.

According to KRQE, officers found 40-year-old James Coriz dead on the side of the freeway near St. Francis Drive at about 6:52 a.m.

Police initially responded to a single-vehicle crash at the same location at about 2:42 a.m. However, they did not locate the victim until it was reported by a passerby more than three hours later.

The freeway was shut down for approximately six hours as the crash site was investigated.

We will continue to monitor this developing story and provide any further information as it is released to the public.

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