Fatal Motorcycle Crash Involves Collision With Sheep In Roadway In San Juan County

NMSP News:

SAN JUAN COUNTY — At approximately 12:54 p.m. Monday, New Mexico State Police (NMSP) investigated a fatal motorcycle crash on State Road 491 near mile post 107, south of Shiprock. 

The initial investigation indicates that a 2000 Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by Robert Curt Wolf, 57, of Arvada, Colo., was traveling south on N.M. 491 when his motorcycle struck a sheep in the roadway.

Wolf was ejected from the motorcycle and transported by emergency medical personnel to an area hospital. He succumbed to his injuries at the hospital and was pronounced deceased by a doctor. 

Alcohol does not appear to have been a contributing factor in the crash. This crash is under investigation by the NMSP.