Hobbs Man Dies from Injuries Sustained in Head-On Collision

Staff Report
NewsWest 9


A Hobbs man is the third to die in a head collision that has already claimed the life of two women from Mexico.

25-year-old Michael Pacheco of Hobbs died on Sunday.

The wreck happened outside of Roswell, eight days ago along Highway 380.

State police say Pacheco was hit head on by a pickup that had drifted into his lane.

Two women in the pickup died.

A third, Hortencia Nava remains in a Lubbock hospital in critical condition.