Hobbs Man Killed in Wreck on Icy Highway

ANDREWS COUNTY - Tuesday's slick roads could be the blame for a fatal rollover in Andrews County.

DPS Troopers say 45-year-old Martin Alaniz-Zelasques of Hobbs, New Mexico was traveling eastbound on Highway 176 around 5:30 Tuesday morning about 30 miles west of Andrews. He drifted into the westbound lane, over corrected, slid and rolled on the icy road.

He was pronounced dead on the scene. His passenger, 24-year-old Alanso Salido from Lovington, New Mexico is listed in critical condition at Lea Regional Hospital.

Both were wearing their seatbelts.