Deadly crash prompts Highway 404 closure
POSTED: Friday, April 5, 2013 - 4:15pm
UPDATED: Saturday, April 6, 2013 - 1:51pm
ANTHONY, NM — A busy New Mexico road was closed to traffic after a deadly head on crash.
The collision happened early Friday afternoon on Highway 404, or the Anthony gap near U.S. 54.
Emergency officlas confirmed one person was killed in the accident. Two kids were rushed to University Medical Center, however the extent of their injuries remained unknown.
Dona Ana County Sheriff's Deputies closed the highway at approximately 3 p.m.
One lane remained closed throughout most of the afternoon.