Elmendorf Man Killed in Accident at FM 140 in Atascosa County, TX

September 2, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

FM140, Charlotte, Atascosa County, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Nissan Titan
FM 140
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Nissan Titan veered from a curve in the road and crashed

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed an Elmendorf man in FM 140 in Atascosa County, TX on September 2nd, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 5:45 p.m. According to investigators, a Nissan Titan operated by a 23-year-old Elmenorf man who was not publicly identified was westbound, navigating a curve in the roadway. Officials believe the vehicle lost control at the curve, veering off an eastbound lane into a south shoulder. While attempting to correct back onto the roadway, officers allege the vehicle lost control and went into a skid, overturning through a fence line. From there, they say the vehicle went airborne and struck a cement power line, ejecting the man from the vehicle. Officials say the man suffered fatal injuries at the scene and did not have additional information available to disclose.

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