Andrews Mother, Children Involved in Weekend Crash, 1 Child Killed 9/1/13
CBS 7 News
September 1, 2013
Lincoln Co., NM – An Andrews family was involved in a fatal crash this weekend that claimed the life of a child.
Lincoln Co. officials say 34-year-old Stephanie DeLara of Andrews was headed north on US Hwy 285 near Roswell around 5:30pm when she rolled her SUV.
DeLara’s two daughters were in the car with her. 5-year-old Jolysa Cerezo, was ejected and died on the way to the hospital. 3-year-old Deveney Cerezo sustained minor injuries.
DeLara was airlifted to an Albuquerque hospital where she is in critical condition.
Lincoln Co. officials believe speed and alcohol were factors in this crash. They add the children were not restrained at the time of the crash.