Posts Tagged: accident austin tx

Crash alert: Man sentenced for fatal 2020 car crash in east Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A man has been sentenced in connection with a crash in east Austin last year that killed a passenger in his vehicle, reports KXAN. 27-year-old Juan Manuel Aboyles-Garcia pleaded guilty to criminal negligent homicide in the August 15, 2020 accident on FM 969 near Decker Lane. He was sentenced to three years

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Crash alert: Police identify pedestrian killed in Austin hit-and-run crash

AUSTIN, TX – A man who was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver in Austin last month has been identified by police, KXAN reports. This is an update to a previous story. The Austin Police Department asid the pedestrian killed was 62-year-old Calvin Ray Dukes.  Investigators said Dukes was experiencing homelessness and was pushing a

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Crash alert: Motorcyclist dies after colliding with truck in Williamson County

TAYLOR, TX – A collision in Williamson County Monday night claimed the life of a 38-year-old motorcycle rider, reports KXAN. The accident happened in the area of West 2nd Street and FM 3349 in Taylor at about 9 p.m. Police said the motorcyclist, identified as Jacob Shelp of Elgin, was riding east on West 2nd

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Crash alert: Austin police identify driver who died after crashing into pillar

AUSTIN, TX – Austin police have identified the man killed when his pickup truck crashed into a concrete pillar Saturday morning. The victim was 24-year-old William Hernandez, police said in a news release. He was driving a 2012 Dodge Ram when he struck the pillar in the 500 block of Anderson Lane Frontage Road WB

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Crash alert: Vehicle crashes into pole in North Austin, leaving 1 person critically injured

AUSTIN, TX – Emergency crews rushed a person to the hospital following an accident in North Austin on Friday night. According to CBS Austin, a vehicle collided with a pole in the 8900 block of Research Boulevard Service Road northbound at about 7:50 p.m. Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the scene and performed life-saving measures

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Crash alert: 1 critically injured in collision involving vehicle and pedestrian in Austin

AUSTIN, TX – Austin-Travis County EMS said it was on the scene of a collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian on Friday night. The incident happened in the area of Burnet Road and Justin Lane in north Austin at about 8:20 p.m. One adult was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center with what were

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Crash alert: Victim identified in deadly multi-vehicle crash on I-35

AUSTIN, TX – Police in Austin have released additional information regarding a deadly crash last weekend on Interstate 35. This is an update to a previous story. In a news release, the Austin Police Department identified the person who died as 22-year-old Alexis Enrique Aguirre Torres. Torres was a passenger in a Kia Forte that

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Crash alert: Pickup truck driver dies in crash on U.S. 183 northbound ramp

AUSTIN, TX – The driver of a pickup truck died after his vehicle was involved in a crash on a highway ramp in North Austin Wednesday morning, according to KVUE. The accident happened on U.S. 183 near the northbound flyover that intersects with North MoPac Expressway shortly before 9 a.m. Reports said the pickup collided

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Crash alert: Austin police identify motorcyclist killed in collision with box truck

AUSTIN, TX – Police say they have identified the motorcyclist who was killed in a crash in Austin last week. In a news release, the Austin Police Department said the victim was 24-year-old Joseph Harrell Hayman. According to investigators, Hayman was riding a Honda CB500 motorcycle in the 6000 block of N. IH-35 SB near

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Crash alert: Head-on crash between pickups in Manor sends 2 students to hospital

MANOR, TX – A head-on collision in Manor early Tuesday morning sent two students to the hospital, according to KXAN. The accident involving two pickup trucks took place on FM 973 near the intersection with U.S. Highway 290 at about 2 a.m.  Seven students from the Manor Independent School District were in the pickup that

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