LOVINGTON, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old Lovington high school student has died after falling off a moving vehicle on campus.
The Hobbs News-Sun reports (http://goo.gl/q2Yb4g) that the that the female teen suffered injuries to her head Wednesday and was airlifted to a hospital in Lubbock, Texas
Lovington Municipal Schools Superintendent Darin Manes announced the student’s death Thursday after visiting with the family.
Lovington police Det. David Miranda says the specifics as to how the student fell from the vehicle are still being investigated and he doesn’t expect it to be complete until sometime next week.
The student’s name has not been released.
Miranda says that no arrests have been made.