SANTA FE COUNTY – New Mexico State Police officers investigated a single-vehicle fatal crash around 2 p.m. Friday, which occurred on Interstate 25 at mile marker 264 in Santa Fe County.
Preliminary investigation indicates that a vehicle driven by Dennis Raymond Branch, 66, of Santa Fe, was traveling northbound when the vehicle drifted into the center median.
The vehicle struck the center barrier and stopped. Branch sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased on scene.
This crash remains under investigation with no further information available.