Fatal Motorcycle Crash Northeast of Mora


State of New Mexico
Department of Public Safety

Mora County – Earlier today, July 27, 2016, around 10:30 a.m., a New Mexico State Police officer located the scene of a fatal motorcycle crash.  This crash occurred on State Road 442 near mile marker 7.  

The initial investigation revealed that a southbound motorcycle, driven by Angelo Martinez (37) from Sapello, New Mexico, exited the roadway onto the southbound shoulder where he was thrown from the motorcycle.  Mr. Martinez sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

This motorcycle crash is still under investigation.