PORTALES, N.M. — New Mexico State Police say they’re investigating a fatal crash on U.S. 70 north of Portales.
They say a car left the roadway for an unknown reason and crashed into a tree about 2 a.m. Sunday.
The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
State Police say that person’s name is being withheld pending the notification of family members.
They say the crash remains under investigation.