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Portales fatal accident

New Mexico - A Portales man is dead after the car he was riding in, crashed on a Roosevelt County road Monday evening.

Police say 19-year-old Michael Galvan was a passenger in a car being driven by 20-year-old Raven Rodriguez.

Rodriguez was heading westbound on Roosevelt Road two at a high rate of speed, when he lost control of the car and crashed.

Galvan was pronounced dead at the scene, while another passenger and the driver had no major injuries.

A female passenger was taken to the hospital.

Police are still investigating, but believe speed could be a factor in the accident.

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