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Man Killed in Accident in Lea County, New Mexico

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

LEA COUNTY, N.M. - One man is dead following an accident in Lea County.

The accident happened Thursday morning at the intersection of State Road 529 and County Road 126.

Officials tell NewsWest 9, 55-year-old Randy Ballard of Loco Hills, New Mexico didn't stop at a stop sign.

He ended up slamming into a semi.

Ballard died in the wreck.

The driver of the semi wasn't hurt.

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