New Mexico State Police Release Details of Fatal Eddy County Crash

WE’RE LEARNING MORE ABOUT A FATAL CRASH LAST WEEK IN EDDY COUNTY. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

IT HAPPENED THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1st ON STATE ROAD 128 EAST OF LOVING. NEW MEXICO STATE POLICE TELL US 26-YEAR-OLD JASON CARMONA, OF TEXAS, WAS DRIVING A FORD PICKUP TRUCK ON COUNTY ROAD 793 WHEN HE APPROACHED THE INTERSECTION WITH STATE ROAD 128. INVESTIGATORS SAY CARMONA FAILED TO YIELD TO A SEMI TRUCK AT THE INTERSECTION, SLAMMING INTO THE COMMERCIAL VEHICLE. CARMONA WAS RUSHED TO THE CARLSBAD MEDICAL CENTER WHERE HE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD. THE DRIVER OF THE SEMI — UNINJURED. WE’RE TOLD ALCOHOL DOES NOT APPEAR TO HAVE BEEN FACTOR IN THE CRASH AND CARMONA WAS WEARING HIS SEATBELT.