Country Singer Kylie Rae Harris Dies in New Mexico Crash - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Country Singer Kylie Rae Harris Dies in New Mexico Crash

Harris was on her way to Taos when the crash happened Wednesday night along State Road 522.

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Country Singer Kylie Rae Harris Dies in New Mexico Crash

    Country singer Kylie Rae Harris was one of two people killed in a three-vehicle crash in northern New Mexico.

    Harris' publicist confirmed her death Thursday, saying family and friends of the 30-year-old Wylie, Texas native were heartbroken.

    Harris was on her way to Taos when the crash happened Wednesday night along State Road 522. She was scheduled to take the stage Thursday afternoon at the annual Big Barn Dance Music Festival.

    The Taos County Sheriff's Office says one of the other drivers — a 16-year-old girl — also was killed. The third driver escaped injury. Authorities did not release their names.

    From Pink To Carrie Underwood: 8 Top CMA Awards Performances

    [NATL-AH] From Pink To Carrie Underwood: 8 Top CMA Awards Performances

    Country music's biggest night never fails to disappoint. The 2019 CMA Awards brought powerhouse performances from the industry's top stars, including crossover collaborations from Pink and Chris Stapleton and Halsey with Lady Antebellum. Access Hollywood rounds up all the top onstage moments, including Carrie Underwood channeling an early Britney Spears and pregnant Maren Morris rubbing her growing baby bump.

    (Published Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019)

    The sheriff's office says alcohol is suspected as a factor in the crash but they did not release details.

    Harris released her self-titled album earlier this year.