NM officer dies of heart attack suffered at accident scene
Officer Robert Potter was rendering aid on the scene of a tractor trailer wreck
By PoliceOne Staff
SANTA FE, N.M. — A New Mexico Motor Transportation officer who suffered a heart attack at an accident scene has died.
Officer Robert Potter was rendering aid on the scene of a tractor trailer wreck Thursday when he collapsed, according to the Officer Down Memorial Page.
Potter was transported to Memorial Medical Center where he underwent surgery and was later pronounced dead.