Police issue official statement regarding local student’s death

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By The Staff

Police Statement: On 11/18/2009 at approximately 5:46 p.m. hours there was a serious traffic crash involving Logan Collins, a 12-year-old male Los Alamos resident. 

The crash occurred at the intersection of San Ildefonso Rd. and Hawk Dr. 

The pedestrian had just exited an Atomic City Transit Bus and was attempting to cross San Ildefonso Rd. in front of the bus.  

He was then struck by the pickup as it was overtaking the stopped bus, traveling in the same direction. 

The pickup was being driven by Rollin Tylerr Jones, 31, also of Los Alamos.

A traffic crash investigation is ongoing. 

At this time, no citations or charges have been filed by the Los Alamos Police Department. 

The pedestrian was transported to the Los Alamos Medical Center by ambulance and later transported to UNMH in Albuquerque via helicopter. 

Hospital staff advised us at about 10 p.m. that the pedestrian was in critical condition. 

Late afternoon on 11/19/2009, the Los Alamos Police Department was notified by staff at UNMH that Logan Collins had died at 2:46 p.m. as a result of his injuries sustained in this crash.