A Mexia man dies in an ATV accident.
Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Troopers responded to an ATV crash early Friday morning. The accident happened on northbound LCR 400, about four miles northwest of Groesbeck.
An investigation determined a Polaris ATV, operated by a person under the influence, left the roadway. The Polaris went into a drainage ditch, overturned, and ejected the rear seat passenger.
The rear seat passenger has been identified as 29-year-old Tristan Clay Lewis, of Mexia. Lewis was pronounced dead at the scene.
The next of kin have been notified. The investigation is active and ongoing.
Services are pending at the Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home of Mexia.
Source: Texas Department of Public Safety, Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home