Las Cruces Swift Water Rescue Team Dispatched to Luna County

At the request of the Luna County Office of Emergency Management, the Las Cruces Fire Department is sending a Swift Water Rescue Team and Mesilla Valley Search and Rescue is sending a crew to an area near west Deming where severe flooding has stranded several residents.

Flash flooding causes damage in T or C

TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, N.M.- Flash flooding caused a significant amount of damaging in the Truth or Consequences area. Paul Tooley, the Sierra County emergency services administrator and T or C fire chief, said water knocked over fences on South Broadway.