New Mexico State Police Provide Update on Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Artesia

WE’RE LEARNING MORE ABOUT A FATAL MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAST WEEK IN ARTESIA. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

39-YEAR-OLD NOEL COOR CRASHED HIS MOTORCYCLE INTO THE SIDE OF A PICKUP TRUCK SATURDAY AFTERNOON ON US HIGHWAY 82 NEAR RIVERSIDE ROAD. INVESTIGATORS WITH THE NEW MEXICO STATE POLICE TELL US THE PICKUP TRUCK WAS TURNING LEFT INTO A BUSINESS…ENTERING THE PATH OF THE MOTORCYCLE. COOR, WHO WAS WEARING A HELMET AND RIDING GEAR, WAS TRANSPORTED TO A NEARBY HOSPITAL WHERE HE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD. AT THIS TIME, INVESTIGATORS SAY ALCOHOL DOES NOT APPEAR TO HAVE BEEN A FACTOR IN THE CRASH.