A crash on Wednesday, near Williamsburg, left one man dead and a woman hospitalized, according to a New Mexico State Police spokesman.
Officer Carl Christiansen said 75-year-old Lorenzo Castillo, of Belen, died when the car he was traveling in flipped on Interstate 25, near mile post 65, around noon.
He said the driver, Gloria Castillo, 74 was airlifted to a hospital.
“She lost control of her 2010 Nissan Truck, entered the median and overturned,” Christiansen said. “Mr. Castillo was unrestrained at the time of the crash, he subsequently ejected from the vehicle and sustained fatal injuries.”
Lorenzo Castillo was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have not released the condition of Gloria Castillo