Seth Grant, a patient from a boarding home on N.M. Highway 518 near Storrie Lake, was hit and killed by an oncoming car near Storrie lake Thursday morning, state police said.
State police Lt. Craig Martin said an eyewitness to the collision saw Grant walk out in front of the car and the case is being treated as a suicide based on the witness' account.
The vehicle that struck Grant was a Ford Mustang going south at near the speed limit. The vehicle sustained minor damage; the driver was emotionally distraught, Martin said.
More details will be available when the report is released, state police said.