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Officials identify Las Vegas man who died in Garfield County ATV crash

By Graham Dudley, KSL.com | Updated - Jul. 29, 2020 at 5:29 p.m. | Posted - Jul. 25, 2020 at 8:28 p.m.

TROPIC, Garfield County — The Garfield County Sheriff's Office Wednesday identified the Las Vegas man who died on Pioneer Day in an all-terrain vehicle accident north of Tropic Reservoir.

Esteban Gomez, 32, lost control of his ATV and crashed into a tree about 4:15 p.m. that day, the office said. He died at the scene.

A 32-year-old woman who was a passenger on the ATV was airlifted to Dixie Regional Medical Center in critical condition; the office said Wednesday she is expected to survive the accident.

PRESS RELEASE On July 24, 2020 at approximately 16:15 hours, two individuals were riding an ATV north of Tropic...

Posted by Garfield County Sheriff's Office on Friday, July 24, 2020

"Our condolences go out to the families," the sheriff's office said.

Graham Dudley

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