Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

1 Dead, 1 Hurt In N.M. 14 Crash.(Journal North)

Byline: Gary E. Salazar Journal Staff Writer

A motorist attempted to prevent a fatal accident on N.M. 14 early Sunday morning by calling authorities to report a vehicle was traveling northbound in the southbound lane, Santa Fe County Sheriff Greg Solano said.

Moments after authorities got the 3:37 a.m. call, 18-year-old Mischa Munson's silver 1989 four-door sedan collided head-on with a southbound red 1989 Chevrolet Blazer being driven by 20-year-old Samuel Aguirre.

Munson was pronounced dead at the scene due to head injuries, and Aguirre was taken to St. Vincent Hospital for facial trauma, Solano said. Both are from Santa Fe.

"Aguirre's injuries are not life-threatening," Solano said. …

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