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Lacy Houdek, a widely respected nurse practitioner, as well as a wife and parent, was killed Thursday while jogging when a pickup truck veered onto the shoulder of Highway 104.
Longtime nurse practitioner killed in accident

A Thursday morning accident resulted in the death of a beloved, appreciated wife, mother and season medical professional.

At about 8 a.m. Thursday, Lacy L. Houdek was jogging along New Mexico Highway 104, about four miles east of Las Vegas, when she was struck and killed by a pickup truck, according to a State Police news release.