Bloomfield, NM (February 8, 2020) – On February 5, New Mexico State Police responded to the scene of a fatal pedestrian accident on US-550.
The victim was identified as 25-year-old Anthony Cachucha, who was killed when he was suddenly struck by a vehicle. The vehicle was identified as a 2004 Chevrolet being driven around 11:04 p.m. The driver told police that she felt her vehicle strike an object in the roadway and she stopped.
The driver has since been identified as a 60-year-old woman from Farmington. Police were able to locate Cachucha in the median after a search in the dark. He was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the collision.
Police confirmed that the driver is not yet facing charges. Their investigation into the collision continues at this time.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New Mexico
Hundreds of victims were killed in New Mexico pedestrian fatalities in one recent year. Pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads and are prone to the worst harm. In the event of an accident where a loved one has been taken, family members should always be prepared to act so that they can recover various means of compensation. This means speaking with a wrongful death attorney in New Mexico at times.
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