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Lovington Man Killed in Industrial Accident

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NEAR ARTESIA, N.M. - A Lovington man lost his life in an industrial accident at an oilfield close to Artesia earlier this week.

Officials say 28-year-old Alejandro Perez was electrocuted on Monday when a hoist touched overhead electrical wires.

His body has been sent in for an autopsy to determine an official cause of death.