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LEA COUNTY, N.M. - A Texas man is dead after a rollover crash in Lea County.
Authorities were called out to the intersection of State Road 207 and State Road 18 near Eunice on Monday around 5 p.m.
An investigation revealed that 48-year-old John Parks of Pampa was driving a semi on State Road 207.
He failed to make a curve which caused the semi to roll over.
Parks was thrown from the vehicle and died at the scene.
Officials say he was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.
The investigation is ongoing.