Las Cruces community mourns the death of 18-year-old Jo Anna Aurora Rincon who passed away this past Thursday in a tragic car accident near New Mexico State University . The intersection between Triviz Drive and University Avenue, where the events happened, is now a place for prayer and goodbyes.
Jo Anna was a student at New Mexico State University as well as four other students who were seriously injured.
NMSU President Garrey Carruthers sent an email to the campus community , expressing "deep sadness" about the fatal crash.
Among the things that people left in memory of Jo Anna are flowers, stuffed animals, food products and a balloon that read "TIL WE MEET AGAIN..."