RUIDOSO, N.M. (KRQE) – A man is dead after a fatal crash Wednesday.
New Mexico State Police were called to the scene of a single-vehicle crash at 1000 Hull Road.
When officers arrived they learned that the driver, 23-year-old Mark Anthony Ramirez, lost control of the vehicle and collided with a tree.
His passenger, 23-year-old Gage Horner, sustained non-life threatening injuries and was transported by air ambulance to the University Medical Center in El Paso, Texas.
However, Ramirez sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
There is no other information at this time and the crash is still under investigation.