A 23-year-old Morenci woman died early Tuesday morning in a rollover accident authorities think may have been alcohol-related.

Greenlee County Sheriff Tim Sumner said Gabrielle Tavison was driving a 2019 Can Am Defender containing five passengers when it rolled shortly before 3 a.m. Tuesday.

Investigators believe it rolled while racing around a tree at the San Francisco River crossing near the corrals in Morenci, Sumner said. Tavison sustained a head injury and died at the scene.

Her passengers sustained minor injuries, he said.

Investigators found evidence at the scene that leads them to believe alcohol was a factor, but it will be awhile for toxicology results, he said.

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