Posts Tagged: car wreck austin

Crash alert: 61-year-old man fatally struck by car in Austin pedestrian accident

AUSTIN, TX – A man killed in a pedestrian accident last week has now been identified by Austin police, KXAN reports. The victim of the July 15 incident was 61-year-old Anthony Brown, police said.  The crash happened in the 7600 block of East Ben White Boulevard in southeast Austin.  Investigators said Brown was in the

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Crash alert: Austin police identify 21-year-old woman as victim of U.S. 290 crash

AUSTIN, TX – The Austin Police Department said a 21-year-old woman was the victim of a crash on U.S. 290 earlier this month. In a news release, police identified Camryn Adams as the driver killed in the wreck. Investigators said Adams was driving on West U.S. 290 July 11 when she lost control of her

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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

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Crash alert: Driver arrested on DWI charge after Austin crash involving off-duty officer

AUSTIN, TX – A driver is facing a DWI charge after a crash in Austin involving an off-duty police officer, according to CBS Austin. The incident occurred on the N IH-35 northbound service road near Blackson Avenue on Sunday night shortly before 10:30 p.m. Austin police said the driver was heading north on the service

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Crash alert: Collision in south Travis County leaves 1 person dead

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – Authorities responded to the scene of a deadly crash in Travis County Friday morning. The Travis County Sheriff’s Office tweeted that the incident occurred in the area of FM 1626 and Katy Lane shortly before 10 a.m. The sheriff’s office initially reported it as a crash with injury but sent a

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Crash alert: Police identify motorcyclist who died in south Austin accident

AUSTIN, TX – The Austin Police Department identified a motorcyclist who died in an accident involving a pickup truck last month. Police issued a news release on the accident that took place June 26 in the area of South Congress Avenue and Alpine Road in south Austin at 3:20 p.m. Investigators said the driver of

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Crash alert: Rollover crash on Highway 290 in Austin leaves 1 critically injured

AUSTIN, TX – Rescue crews responded to a rollover crash in Austin Sunday night that left one person critically injured. According to KXAN, Austin-Travis County EMS was at the scene after the incident occurred on Highway 290 near the Mopac Expressway in the Oak Hill area at about 8:15 p.m. One person was transported to

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Crash alert: Austin police identify victim of crash on South Mopac Expressway

AUSTIN, TX – Police have identified the victim of a fatal crash on the South Mopac Expressway in Austin last month. According to a press release from the Austin Police Department, the man killed was 76-year-old Leslie Doleshal. Investigators said Doleshal was driving a Honda Civic on June 5 when he exited a private driveway

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Crash alert: 2 dead after vehicle falls off service bridge in east Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A motor vehicle accident in east Austin early Saturday morning left two people dead, according to KXAN. Austin Police said four people were riding in a vehicle that fell off a service bridge in the area of Interstate 35 and 51st Street.  The vehicle ended up falling onto the road below. Two

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Crash alert: 3 men killed when car crashes off overpass in SE Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A car accident in southeast Austin early Sunday morning left three men dead, CBS Austin reports. According to police, two vehicles were headed west on the 4700 block of East Ben White Boulevard when they collided at about 3 a.m. One of the vehicles went off an overpass, plunged more than 20

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