Construction Worker Killed In Curry County

NewsChannel 10
By KFDA Assignments Desk

Curry County, New Mexico - A construction worker in Curry County was killed Thursday after he is crushed by a gravel spreader.

The New Mexico State Police says it happened just before 1:00 near mile marker 9 on State Road 224. They say the operator was leaning forward on the machine when he fell off the front and was crushed to death.

The victim was 38 year old Steve Vigil of Roswell.