SANTA FE

A man was killed in a two-vehicle crash on state Highway 6 in Santa Fe on Friday morning, the Santa Fe Police Department said.

Ruben Ray Ybarra, 51, of Santa Fe, died at the scene of the crash, police said.

The crash happened around 5:30 a.m. near the intersection of state Highway 6 and the Avenue I, according to the police department.

A Ford F-150 traveling west on state Highway 6 struck Ybarra's Toyota Scion as he pulled south onto the highway from Avenue I, police said

Ybarra may not have stopped at a stop sign before pulling out onto the highway, police said.

The crash forced both vehicles into a ditch, police said. Ybarra was declared dead at the scene, they said, adding that the driver of the F-150 was uninjured.

The part of state Highway 6 where the crash happened was closed for hours as police continued to investigate the crash and collect evidence.

John Wayne Ferguson: 409-683-5226; john.ferguson@galvnews.com or on Twitter @johnwferguson.

Locations

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Thank you for Reading!

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to read or post comments.