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Two People Killed in Accident in Artesia, N.M.

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ARTESIA, N.M. - Two people lost their lives in a crash in Artesia on Tuesday night.

The accident happened on Highway 285 and Blevins Road.

Authorities say 20-year-old Anan Olvera ran the stop sign at that intersection and was hit by a work truck.

Olvera and her passenger, 19-year-old Christina Olvera, were both seriously injured and later died from their injuries.

The condition of the truck driver, 26-year-old Geoffrey Spring of Minnesota, has not been released.