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New Mexico – Fatal Crash near Silver City

By • 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
(505) 231-4968

DPSnewsRelease_01.17.10_Fatal_Crash_near_Silver_City.pdf (application/pdf Object).

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