POSTED: Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 7:45am
UPDATED: Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 1:32pm
A Socorro Police Spokesperson confirmed Paul Wayne Tims, 60, of Clint died after an accident at Horizon and Gateway East. The accident happened shortly after 9 p.m. Monday.
David Garcia of Socorro said a man who was driving a late model Chevy pickup truck failed to brake in time and went under the 18-wheeler.
Police say speed was a contributing factor.