Driver of ATV killed in collision with SUV in southwest Miami-Dade

ATV passenger, driver of SUV taken to hospitals in critical condition

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – One man was killed and two other people were critically injured in a late-night collision involving an all-terrain vehicle in southwest Miami-Dade County, police said.

The fatal collision occurred shortly before 11:30 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Southwest 137th Avenue and Southwest 112th Street.

Miami-Dade police Detective Argemis Colome said a 2005 Lexus sport utility vehicle collided with the ATV while turning onto Southwest 112th Street.

The 22-year-old ATV driver was pronounced dead at Kendall Regional Medical Center. He was later identified as Juan Carlos Marquez.

His 23-year-old passenger, Andrea Rodriguez-Caceres, and the 64-year-old driver of the SUV, Jose Victorero, were also taken to area hospitals in critical condition.

Colome said the collision remains under investigation.