Man Found Dead Near Jal

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

JAL, NM - New Mexico State Police are investigating after finding a man dead behind the wheel, north of Jal.

The body was found Sunday morning along Deep Well Road.

Authorities have identified the deceased as 59-year-old Roger Fletcher of Jal.

We're told it appears that Fletcher's pick-up ran off the road, but it's not clear exactly why.

Police say Fletcher may have had a medical problem.

His body has been sent for an autopsy.