Posts Tagged: Austin Wrongful Deaths

Crash Alert: Police identify pedestrian killed earlier this month

AUSTIN, TX – According to CBS Austin, police have identified a pedestrian who was killed earlier this month in a crash on Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard near Airport Boulevard. The accident took place on December 2nd when Nestor Phillip Yruegas, 42, was hit by a car. Yruegas was crossing the road to catch a

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Crash Alert: 1 killed in crash on I-35 near Rundberg Lane

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, one person has died following a crash on I-35 near Rundberg Lane in North Austin. The accident took place yesterday at around 1 a.m. and resulted in a rollover. One person died as a result of the crash, while another person was hospitalized. The cause of this accident is

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Crash Alert: One killed in semi-truck crash on TX-130

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from the Austin-Travis County EMS, one person has died following a semi-truck crash on TX-130. FINAL: #TravisCoTrafficFatality, #ATCEMSMedics have obtained a Deceased On Scene pronouncement from a reported Auto v Semi collision at ~8300 blk of S SH 130 SB (22:55); Reported auto fully engulfed. Expect road closures

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Crash Alert: Driver dies following medical issue and accident

AUSTIN, TX – According to tweets from the Austin-Travis County EMS, a driver has died following a suspected medical issue and subsequent crash on Viewpoint Drive. FINAL 5200-5206 VIEWPOINT DR: #ATCEMSMedics have obtained a Deceased On Scene pronouncement of the single occupant of the vehicle. It is believed that this cardiac arrest was medical in

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Crash Alert: UPDATE: Two killed in semi-crash on FM 1826 identified

AUSTIN, TX – According to Fox7, authorities have identified the two people killed in a December 1st truck crash on FM 1826. 69-year-old Gary Borag and 70-year-old Georgia Borag died when Gary attempted to turn left. The victim’s Kia Optima was hit by a large truck. Both individuals were pronounced dead at the scene of

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Crash Alert: Two killed in semi-crash on FM 1826

AUSTIN, TX – According to tweets from the Austin-Travis County EMS, two individuals have died following a crash involving a semi-truck on FM 1826 near State Highway 45. FINAL #TravCoTrafficFatality vehicle rescue 12000-12239 Fm 1826 Rd: #ATCEMSMedics have now obtained a second Deceased On Scene pronouncement. Expect extended traffic closures in area for investigation. No

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Crash Alert: Driver charged following fatal crash on US-290

MANOR, TX – According to Fox7, a driver has been charged for his role in a fatal crash that took place last week at the intersection of US-290 and FM 973. The accident happened on November 11th at around 1:40 a.m. Police officer Shaun Harr witnessed the crash, and stated that a black Ford pickup

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Crash Alert: 14-year-old bicyclist killed in crash on State Highway 29 in Liberty Hill

LIBERTY HILL, TX – According to KVUE, a 14-year-old bicyclist has died in a crash on State Highway 29 in Liberty Hill. The accident took place on Saturday, November 14th at around 8:30 p.m. The accident occurred on an unlit stretch of the roadway and the bike did not have any lights on during the

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Crash Alert: Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash at the intersection of Burnet Road and Research Boulevard

AUSTIN, TX – According to Fox7, a pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run crash at the intersection of Burnet Road and Research Boulevard. The accident took place on Saturday at around 7:30 p.m. One adult was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. A red vehicle reportedly struck the pedestrian and continued driving. The

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Crash Alert: Driver charged following fatal New Braunfels Crash

NEW BRAUNFELS, TX – According to KXAN, a driver has been charged with intoxication manslaughter following a fatal crash on Highway 46. The accident took place near Rock Street early yesterday morning, at around 2:15 a.m. A Dodge pickup truck and a Kia Optima crashed head-on after the truck entered oncoming traffic. Sevannah Shay Mata,

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