Clovis Crash Investigation

NewsChannel 10

Clovis, NM - According to investigators, excessive speed and lack of attentiveness may have played a role in a crash involving a Clovis police officer last month.

Last month, Officer Stephen Gallegos was involved in an accident that sent one woman to the hospital and killed another.

Authorities say they need approximately 30 days to complete their investigation.

The 30 days is needed to retrieve the officer's cell phone records, look at medical records of the people involved, and test blood results.