Quad crash kills man

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A 22-year old man was killed when he lost control of the quad he was driving and crashed in the desert near Hawk Way and Canoa Road on Saturday, September 13. Pima County Sheriff's Deputies identified the victim as Trent Mapelsden.


Investigators say Mapelsden was pronounced dead at the scene following the crash, which happened at approximately 11:30 p.m. Deputies say the victim was not wearing a helmet, and that alcohol was a factor.