Clovis man dies Sunday in one-vehicle accident

Freedom New Mexico

A 41-year-old Clovis man died Sunday in a single-vehicle accident near the intersection of Caesar Chavez and Martin Luther King Boulevard, according to an incident report from Clovis police.

Hector Cordova-Urbina of Clovis died about 12:30 p.m. in an alley south of Dale Street when the vehicle he was driving struck a trash bin and a tree.

Speed was a factor in the crash, according to the report. The report also indicated Cordova may have had a medical condition that could have contributed to accident.

According to the report:

• A friend told police Cordova-Urbina suffered from several medical conditions, including seizures.

• Another friend told police that Cordova-Urbina was driving to Plains Regional Medical Center.

The accident is under investigation by local law enforcement.