Brenham teenager dies after weekend ATV accident

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WASHINGTON COUNTY, Tex. (KBTX) - A Brenham teenager has died after an ATV accident Sunday. Officials said that Tanner Schwartz, 18, was pronounced dead Monday at CHI St. Joseph Hospital in Bryan.

Sergeant Jimmy Morgan with the Texas Department of Public Safety said Schwartz was operating a Polaris ATV at an unsafe speed Sunday night on Little Rocky Road, about 11 miles north of Brenham, when he over-corrected on a curve in the road and lost control.

Schwartz was a 2016 graduate of Brenham High School.

Troopers say he was not wearing a helmet.