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Crash Alert: Pedestrian crash kills 1 on I-35 NB at Braker

AUSTIN, TX – A female pedestrian died Friday morning after a vehicle struck her along the interstate frontage road in North Austin, reports CBS Austin. Police say the incident happened around 6:47 a.m. in the 11400 block of the southbound frontage road for I-35, which is just north of Braker Lane in the North Oaks

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Crash Alert: 3 hospitalized in multi-car crash on N I-35

AUSTIN, TX – Two adults and one teenager went to the hospital Saturday after a crash involving multiple vehicles on the interstate in east-central Austin, reports KXAN. Police say the incident happened around 11 p.m. in the 5600 block of the frontage road to North I-135, just south of Koenig Lane and East Highway 290.

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FAQ: What is a Tort?

Torts are civil violations that cause harm or loss. The individual or organization that commits or is responsible for these impacts may be held liable for the losses and damages caused. The intent of a tort is to compensate victims and to discourage similar behavior in the future. The responsible party does not face incarceration

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Crash Alert: 1 teen, 1 adult hospitalized in crash on N FM 973

AUSTIN, TX – Medics transported two people to the hospital late Thursday night after two cars collided on a highway in east-central Austin, reports KXAN.  Police say the incident happened just before midnight on North FM 973 between Platt Road and FM 969, which is an area just north of Del Valle. It is unclear

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Crash Alert: 1 injured in New Braunfels crash on I-35 NB

NEW BRAUNFELS, TX – One person went to the hospital following a multi-vehicle collision along the the interstate in southeast Comal County on Saturday, reports KENS5. Police say the incident happened on Saturday afternoon in the 1600 block of I-35 North, which is just north of TX-46. Authorities have not commented on how the crash

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Crash Alert: Multi-car crash injures 5 on FM 969

AUSTIN, TX – Two adults and three teenagers were hospitalized Tuesday night following a multi-vehicle collision along a roadway in east-central Austin, reports KVUE. Police say the incident happened just after 8 p.m. in the 6400 block of FM 969, which is just east of the 183 Toll Road and west of Johnny Morris Road.

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Crash Alert: Driver hurt in S Austin 18-wheeler crash

AUSTIN, TX – The driver of an 18-wheeler went to the hospital after his truck crashed along the interstate in South Austin early Tuesday morning, reports KXAN. Police say the incident happened around 1:15 a.m. on the southbound side of I-35 near FM-1327, which is just a few miles north of Buda. The preliminary report

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Crash Alert: Vehicle strikes, kills pedestrian in E Austin

AUSTIN, TX – An adult pedestrian died Saturday night after being hit by a vehicle on a busy roadway in east Austin, reports KXAN.  Police say the incident happened just before 10 p.m. on Airport Boulevard near Oak Springs Drive, which is just south of East 12th Street and Evergreen Cemetery. Authorities have not released

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Crash Alert: Red River hit-and-run hospitalizes pedestrian

AUSTIN, TX – A male pedestrian went to the hospital early Friday morning after a vehicle struck him at an intersection in downtown Austin, reports CBS Austin. Police say the incident occurred at 1:58 a.m. in the Red River Cultural District at the intersection of East 7th Street and Red River Street. Authorities are looking

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Crash Alert: 1 hospitalized S Austin bus crash on I-35

AUSTIN, TX – Medics transported one adult to the hospital after a collision involving a charter bus along the interstate in South Austin on Wednesday, reports CBS Austin. Police say the incident occurred around 1:33 p.m. on the frontage road for South I-35 near Woodward Street, which is near St. Edward’s University. Photos taken at

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