Passenger dies after ATV rollover

April 16, 2023
Share this article

The Mansfield Police Department responded to a major crash investigation involving a Kawasaki Mule side-by-side at 5:50 p.m. April 15 on Woodland Drive in the cul-de-sac. Investigators believe that the operator of the vehicle tried to turn the vehicle as it was approaching the end of the cul-de-sac. During this turn, there was a loss of control that caused the Kawasaki to roll over onto its side.

The driver was able to exit the vehicle, however the passenger was trapped underneath the vehicle. The driver sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene. The passenger was transported to a hospital in Arlington and was later pronounced deceased due to injuries sustained in the crash.

The incident remains under investigation. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office will identify the deceased once next of kin have been notified.

Get the word out!

Mansfield, Texas, is a booming city, nestled between Fort Worth and Dallas, but with a personality all its own. The city’s 76,247 citizens enjoy an award-winning school district, vibrant economy, historic downtown, prize-winning park system and community focus spread across 37 square miles. The Mansfield Record is dedicated to reporting city and school news, community happenings, police and fire news, business, food and restaurants, parks and recreation, library, historical archives and special events. The city’s only online newspaper launched in September 2020 and will offer introductory advertising rates for the first three months at three different rates.

Advertise with us!