- Associated Press - Sunday, July 31, 2016

EDGEWOOD, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say a man has died after his car crashed near Edgewood and his body was hit by other vehicles.

KOAT-TV in Albuquerque reports (https://bit.ly/2aEQlwi) the incident happened in just before noon Saturday on I-40.

Torrance County Sheriff’s deputies say there are indicators that the driver, who was from out of state, fell asleep at the wheel.

They say the impact of the crash ejected him from the car.

He was not wearing a seat belt.



He was then hit by oncoming cars.

His identity has not been released.

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Information from: KOAT-TV, https://www.thenewmexicochannel.com/index.html

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