The Sun Is Scorching This Abandoned Ghost Town In The New Mexico Desert

This abandoned New Mexico ghost town is being slowly scorched by the desert sun. It was once a happy community, but now sits in ruin. Read on to learn more about the site, and check out the eerily beautiful images photographer Johnny Joo captured at this abandoned desert ghost town.

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Check out Johnny Joo’s new book Americana Forgotten for more incredible images of abandoned places around the country.