Police: driver speeding before deadly crash in small town of Madrid
January 19, 2018 11:28 AM
MADRID, N.M. – New Mexico State Police are investigating a deadly single-vehicle crash in the small town of Madrid.
It happened Thursday evening around 8 p.m. Police say 31-year-old Michael Wayne Williams of Cerrillos, was driving at a high rate of speed when he tried to take a sharp right turn, but left the road hitting a ‘large rock structure.’
Officers say Williams was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Police say alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash and an investigation is still underway.
Created: January 19, 2018 11:28 AM
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