Fatal ATV accident reported east of Edinburg
Sat, 12 Oct 2013 00:03:45 GMT —
Authorities are investigating an ATV accident that claimed the life of a 62-year-old man east of Edinburg.
The fatal accident happened off FM 2812 and Rancho Alto Street around 4:20 p.m. Friday.
Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) state troopers are investigating the accident.
State troopers said Jose Garcia-Hernandez was traveling south on Rancho Alto Street at a high rate of speed.
Garcia-Hernandez allegedly lost control and rolled over several times.
Investigators said the 62-year-old was not wearing a helmet and that alcohol may have played a factor.