Police investigate deadly motorcycle crash in Artesia
April 30, 2018 10:17 AM
ARTESIA, N.M. – New Mexico State Police are investigating a deadly crash involving a motorcyclist. It happened Saturday afternoon on US 82 near Riverside Road in Artesia.
Police say 39-year-old Noel Coor was traveling in the westbound lanes when he slammed into a truck. The truck was making a left-hand turn into a business from the eastbound lanes.
Coor was taken to the hospital but was later pronounced dead. Police say he was wearing a helmet and riding gear at the time of the crash.
Police say alcohol does not appear to have been a factor.
Updated: April 30, 2018 10:17 AM
Created: April 30, 2018 10:14 AM
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