Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 9 months
Badge # L-162
Cause: Automobile accident
Location: New Mexico
Incident Date: 3/15/2007
Agents David Tourscher and Ramon Nevarez were killed in a single vehicle accident on NM Highway 338 near Cotton City, New Mexico, at approximately 9:00 pm.
Agent Nevarez succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Agent Tourscher was flown to a hospital in El Paso, Texas, where he died early the following morning.
Agent Tourscher had served with the Border Patrol for only 9 months and was assigned to the Lordsburg Border Patrol Station which is part of the Border Patrol's El Paso Sector. He is survived by his parents, brother, and sister.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Border Patrol Agent Ramon Nevarez, Jr.