Officer-Involved Fatal Crash Under Investigation

CLOVIS, NM---A fatal crash involving a Clovis police officer remains under investigation Friday evening.

40 year old Edith Payton underwent surgery and is in stable condition at a Lubbock hospital. On Wednesday night, she was a driver in a crash that killed another woman, on Grand and Sycamore in Clovis. Their car and an officer's squad car were involved in a broadside accident. That officer, Stephen Gallegos remains on active duty with Clovis police.