May 8, 2023 / Source: KRQE
The Clovis Police Department reported a motor vehicle crash on Thursday morning.
Manuel Delgado, 33, was allegedly running from Texas law enforcement when he entered Clovis from the west traveling at a speed of about 80 miles per hour.
Delgado misjudged a curve on First Street, crossed the eastbound lanes of traffic, hit a tree, and finally came to a stop nearby in a parking lot.
He was rushed to the hospital with major injuries. However, he succumbed to them and was pronounced dead.
Whether drugs or alcohol were a factor involved is yet to be found.
The fatal crash is being investigated by the officials. Additional details regarding the crash are not available currently.