State police investigating crash in Roosevelt County

Freedom New Mexico

At least one person was transported to Roosevelt General Hospital after a two-vehicle accident around 8:15 p.m. Friday at N.M. 206 and South Roosevelt Road 7, said New Mexico State Police Capt. Jimmy Glascock.

Glascock said the involved section of N.M. 206 was closed for the investigation as of about 9:30 p.m. and traffic was being detoured around the area. He had no further details.

Roosevelt County Sheriff Darren Hooker said State Police were called to investigate because of the severity of the crash, and Roosevelt County deputies were providing on-site security.