A fatal crash at 2 p.m. Sunday killed a motorcyclist on N.M. 399 near Española, New Mexico State Police said in a news release.
While traveling south at a high rate of speed, 43-year-old Larry Manzanarez swerved his Kawasaki motorcycle into a lane with oncoming traffic before colliding head-on with a 2011 GMC Yukon truck traveling north, the agency said. The driver of the Yukon was not injured, but Manzanarez died at the scene from severe injuries.
State police wrote that alcohol did not appear to be a factor in the crash. The case is still under investigation.