El Paso woman dies in rollover crash near Santa Teresa Port of Entry
POSTED: Sunday, July 28, 2013 - 12:30pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, July 31, 2013 - 1:24pm
Doña Ana County, NM (KTSM) — Briana Canales, 26, of El Paso died in a single vehicle rollover Saturday morning near the Santa Teresa Port of Entry, according to New Mexico State Police spokesman Sergeant Emmanuel Gutierrez.
The crash happened at 3:56 a.m. on NM 136 and Pete Domenici Hwy. near the Santa Teresa Port of Entry. Gutierrez said Canales was traveling south on NM 136 when she veered of the right side of the road. She over corrected and lost control, causing the car to go into a median then it rolled several times.
Canales was thrown out of the vehicle. She died on the scene. Police said she was not wearing a seatbelt.