Crash alert: Police identify 2 victims of single-vehicle crash on I-35 in east Austin

AUSTIN, TX – Police in Austin released additional information regarding a single-vehicle crash that killed two passengers earlier this month, according to WXAN.

The two victims in the July 10 accident have now been identified as 38-year-old Charlie Jackson and 20-year-old David Bearden. They were riding in a Toyota Camry on the north I-35 frontage road when the incident occurred at about 4:21 a.m.  Investigators said the driver of the Camry lost control of the vehicle, which then veered off the road and crashed. Jackson and Bearden were thrown from the car and were pronounced dead at the scene.  A third passenger was hospitalized in critical condition.

Police say the driver of the Camry fled the scene.

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