We are learning today about a horrible accident that has claimed the life of a 26 year old Falfurrias man.

The accident happened Saturday afternoon on Highway 44, ten miles west of Freer.

According to information released today by DPS Troopers, the driver of the vehicle went off the roadway and flipped a number of times.

The driver was taken by HALO Flight to a San Antonio hospital.

26 year old Ricardo Figueroa died at the scene.

Both were from Falfurrias.