Eddy County– On September 26, 20202 at about 10:22 p.m., the New Mexico State Police investigated a single vehicle fatal rollover crash on US285, near milepost 40 by Carlsbad, NM.
The Initial investigation indicated a 2017 GMC SUV, driven by Helen D. Reiser (37) of Carlsbad, NM was traveling north on US285. For unknown reasons the GMC left the roadway and rolled through a fence. Reiser who was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the rollover crash, was ejected and sustained fatal injuries. She was pronounced deceased on scene by the Office of Medical Investigator.
Seatbelts appear to have not been properly used. The crash is under investigation by the New Mexico State Police. No additional information is available.