Posted on Mar 08, 2023

News: Rollover accident in Sunland Park sends 9 to hospital

SUNLAND PARK, NM - Authorities said nine people were injured when their vehicle was involved in a rollover crash in Sunland Park on Monday night.

According to a report by KFOX, the wreck happened on Pete Domenici Highway near mile marker 6 at about 10:30 p.m.  The report quotes a Border Patrol spokesperson as saying it appeared there were 13-15 people in the vehicle at the time.

Border Patrol responded to the scene along with Dona Ana County and Sunland Park fire crews.  The injured victims were transported to area hospitals, with several of them seriously injured.  No information was provided on the circumstances surrounding the crash.