GRANBURY, TX – An 18-year-old was killed and two others rushed to the hospital after an off-road vehicle accident in  Hood County on Saturday.

According to a report by NBC DFW, the incident occurred at about 1:19 p.m. along Bolton Road.

Police say 18-year-old Payton Herman was a passenger in the all-terrain vehicle when it crashed into a barrow ditch and overturned, before careening into a nearby fence.

Herman was transported to a Fort Worth hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries a short time later. Two other occupants in the vehicle, both age 21, were also hospitalized with unknown injuries.

The precise location of the crash is unclear at this time.

If you have been injured or if you lost a loved one as the result of a tragic off-road vehicle accident in the Dallas region, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact the Dallas personal injury attorney at the Law Office of Robert C. Slim today to schedule a free review of your claim. We can be reached at 214-321-8225 or by filling out the online contact form.