Hobbs Man Killed After Roof Collapses During Renovation Project

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, NEW MEXICO - A Hobbs man is dead after a roof collapsed during a renovation project.

The incident happened Tuesday afternoon at house on east Main.

We're told three men were converting the house into a carport when the roof collapsed.

Investigators think it was just too heavy.

71-year-old Ramiro Ramirez was killed in the accident.

The other two men working on the home were not hurt.