Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Cyclist Hits Guardrail, Dies in Arroyo Hondo.(Journal North)

Byline: Kathryn Holzka For the Journal

TAOS -- The Taos County Sheriff's Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident in Arroyo Hondo over the Memorial Day weekend.

Patrick Fahmie, 38, of Pueblo, Colo., apparently lost control of his Harley-Davidson on Sunday night and failed to negotiate a downhill curve while traveling south on N.M. 522 just north of county road B-004.

According to Deputy Rick Medina, the investigating officer, the motorcycle hit a guardrail and the driver was thrown some 55 feet.

The accident happened around 11:45 p. …

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