BUNKERVILLE (KSNV MyNews3.com) -- A 20-year-old Bunkerville man was killed Sunday morning when he lost control of his ATV and rolled over.
Metro said evidence at the scene and witness statements indicated that a 2004 Yamaha Rhino was traveling east on Chapel Way approaching Diagonal Street shortly before 7 a.m. While turning left to northbound Diagonal Street the driver lost control. The driver and passenger were ejected when the all-terrain vehicle rolled.
The driver, 20-year-old Taylor Fails, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The passenger, 22-year-old Josh Talbot of St. George, Utah, suffered minor injuries.
The accident was the 53rd traffic related fatality in Metro's jurisdiction in 2013 and remains under investigation by the accident investigation section.