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      Mercedes HS quarterback among two injured in rollover accident

      File Photo: Mercedes High School quarterback Isaiah Garza

      Mercedes High School quarterback Isaiah Garza and a girl were seriously injured in a car accident Tuesday evening.

      The high school senior and the girl were taking the Vermont Avenue exit off Expressway 83 when the car rolled over.

      They were both rushed to Valley Baptist Medical Center.

      Action 4 News is working to identify the girl who was place in the Intensive Care Unit.

      Garza underwent surgery immediately following his injuries.

      Mercedes police said he sustained injuries to his neck.

      Both of them were wearing seatbelts at the time of the accident, according to police.

      Action 4 News will provide more details when new information becomes available.

      Garza became a part of the Tiger Varsity team lineup back in his sophomore year.