John York Killed in Muenster, TX, Single-Vehicle Accident
Muenster, TX -- May 20, 2017, John York was killed as the result of an accident in which his vehicle lost control and flipped over.
Officials from the Texas Department of Public Safety were called to investigate the scene of the accident at around 6:40 a.m. The crash happened along FM 373, just north of town.
Preliminary police investigations indicate that 17-year-old York's vehicle was traveling northbound along the roadway. For reasons not entirely clear, the vehicle lost control and overturned. As a result, York was ejected from the vehicle.
York sustained critical injuries in the crash. He was rushed over to Muenster Memorial, but he was eventually flown to Denton Regional Hospital for critical care. He eventually succumbed to his injuries.
The exact factors surrounding the accident are currently unclear. Investigations are ongoing.
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