Ruidoso Man Dies in Rollover

Alamorgordo – New Mexico state police say a 20-year-old Ruidoso man has died in a rollover accident on U.S. Highway 54 near Tularosa.

Authorities say Keith Garrison, a former resident of Alamogordo, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident early Saturday.

Police say the vehicle Garrison was driving veered off the road, clipped a guard rail and rolled a couple times.

They say it won't be known if alcohol was a factor in the accident until toxicology tests are completed but it's possible that Garrison just fell asleep at the wheel.


Information from: Alamogordo Daily News,

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