Crash alert: Head-on crash in Austin leaves 3 injured, 1 critically

AUSTIN, TX – A head-on collision on E. Oltorf Street in Austin early Monday morning sent three people to the hospital, according to a report by CBS Austin.

Investigators determined that a driver going eastbound tried to pass another vehicle near Alta Vista Avenue at about 12:45 a.m.  The driver went into the westbound lanes of E. Oltorf Street and collided with an oncoming vehicle.

The three people hurt were transported to Dell Seaton Medical Center. One of them sustained critical injuries that were described as life-threatening.

Police are continuing their investigation into the crash, and do not believe that alcohol was a contributing factor.

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