Posted on Oct 13, 2023

Motorcyclist, 24, killed in crash near Las Cruces intersection

LAS CRUCES, NM - Police in Las Cruces responded to the scene of a deadly motorcycle accident early Monday morning, according to KTSM.

An initial investigation indicated that a man was riding a motorcycle north on Main Street at about 3:30 a.m. when he lost control of the bike near Wyatt Drive and crashed.

The rider, identified as 24-year-old Christian Joe Franco, suffered fatal injuries.  Franco was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, police said.

Roads around the intersection were shut down to traffic while police were investigating.  Our Albuquerque motorcycle accident lawyer will update this news blog should any additional details become available. 

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