Young Child Killed in Accident Near Carlsbad

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) - State police say a 4-year-old child was killed in a two-vehicle crash near Carlsbad.  He was identified as Conner Dunn of Carlsbad.

State police say he was a passneger in a car that collided with a minivan yesterday afternoon on U.S. 285.

The child was pronounced dead at Carlsbad Medical Center.