Parmer County Fatal Accident

NewsChannel 10

Clovis, NM - A Clovis man is dead this afternoon following an accident in Parmer county.

DPS troopers say it happened around 3:00 this morning on US 70.

They say 65 year old Liberatao Barilla was traveling west on Highway 70 when he veered into the median and struck a tree.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers say he was wearing a seat belt at the time fo the accident.