Collision on I-10 near Las Cruces claims 2 lives

Two people died Saturday when a vehicle crossed over the center median on Interstate 10 and collided with another vehicle. The Las Cruces Sun News reports that Martin Flores Amparan, 56, was driving east on I-10 in a 2005 Hyndai when he crossed the median near mile post 1444 and collided with a 2005 Cadillac be driven by Manuel Dominguez Alba, 68, of Vado. The crash happened about 6:30 p.m. Both men were each pronounced deceased on scene by the Office of the Medial Investigator. New Mexico State Police also report a 55-year-old woman who was a passenger in the Cadillac was airlifted from the scene. Her condition is currently unknown