News: Truck driver killed in crash after cab falls from upper deck

AUSTIN, TX – A truck driver was killed during an accident on I-35 early this morning that caused the cab of the truck to separate from the body and fall from the upper deck, according to KXAN. This is an update to our earlier post. Austin Police report that the crash happened in the 4300 block of I-35, near E 51st Street at about 1 a.m., when the driver of a semi-truck crashed into a guardrail. The impact caused the body of the truck and the cab to separate, and sent the cab a short distance… Read More

News: Possible injuries after elderly driver rear-ends woman’s car on I-35

AUSTIN, TX – A woman was possibly injured after she was rear-ended by an elderly driver in Austin on Monday night, according to MyAccident. The accident occurred on I-35, near Highway 290, at 7:53 p.m., when the 77-year-old driver of a silver 2011 Subaru was reportedly following too closely to a second vehicle, a black 2018 BMW. The front of the Subaru then collided with the back of the BMW. The driver of the BMW, a 34-year-old woman, sustained possible injuries as a result of the crash. The male driver of the Subaru was not reported as hurt. The identities… Read More

News: Austin PD responds to 5 collisions that occurred in 21-minute span

  AUSTIN, TX – Authorities with the Austin Police responded to five collisions that occurred within a span of just over 20 minutes this afternoon. The first crash occurred in the 11000 block of Boulder Lane in northwest Austin, near Chestnut Ridge Road and Crossland Drive, at 3:16 p.m. The second collision happened just a minute later, at 3:17 p.m., near the intersection of E Wells Branch Parkway and S Heatherwilde Boulevard, east of Wells Branch. Authorities responded to a third crash located in North Lamar, in the 300 block of Ferguson Drive, near Turner… Read More

News: Victim of January crash near Lakeline Mall has been ID’d

AUSTIN, TX – The victim of a fatal motorcycle accident last month near the Lakeline Mall has since been identified in a press release from the Austin Police Department. The accident happened in the 13300 block of FM 620, near Lake Creek Parkway, at 6:38 p.m. on Tuesday, January 26. The victim, 48-year-old Michael Ivanowski, was operating a motorcycle when he collided with a curb on the southbound side of the roadway. He then swerved into a guardrail, and was ejected from the vehicle. Ivanowski, who was apparently not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash,… Read More