New Mexico – Fatal Crash near Silver CityBy admin • Jan 19th, 2010 • Category: NM
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Silver City – 31 y.o. Torrie R. Woods-Grijalva of Truth or Consequences was killed when the vehicle she was driving crashed.
State Police Officers responded to the scene of a motor vehicle crash just before 10:00 PM Friday evening, the crash occurred on State Road 35 just north of Silver City.
Torrie R. Woods-Grijalva was traveling southbound on SR 35 in her 2006 Ford pick-up when she drove off the roadway crossing the northbound lanes; crossed back across the southbound lanes impacted a tree and rolled.
During the vehicles’ roll-over the driver was ejected from the pick-up.
Passenger 27 y.o. Nick Grijalva Jr. also of T or C was transported to Jila Regional Medical Center in Silver city and was later released.
Torrie R. Woods-Grijalva was pronounced deceased on scene by the Office of the Medical Investigator.
Seat belts were not worn at the time of the crash and alcohol was a contributing factor.
Contact: Lieutenant Eric Garcia
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