News Update: Two killed in fatal I-35 overpass accident identified

AUSTIN, TX- Officials have identified the two individuals that were killed after falling off an I-35 bridge earlier this month, according to KXAN Austin. The two were identified as 38-year-old Charlie Jackson and 20-year-old David Bearden. They were killed at approximately 4:21am on July 10 after a Toyota Camry lost control and fell off the roadway and off the bridge near the 5200 block of I-35 frontage road. Bearden and Jackson were both ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene of the incident. We will be monitoring for further updates. Read More

News Update: Fatal crash closes FM 1626 at Katy Ln

AUSTIN, TX – Travis County Sheriff deputies have shut down FM 1626 at Katy Lane due to this morning’s fatal accident. KXAN reports that one person died in the crash, which took place shortly before 10 a.m. Friday. FM 1626 will be closed for an extended period of time due to a traffic fatality at Katy Lane. Use an alternate route. https://t.co/mNekH96Hng — Travis County SO (@TravisCoSheriff) July 16, 2021 Details of the crash itself remain thin. TCSO says that traffic in the… Read More

News: Crash affects traffic on WB 290 at Stearns

AUSTIN, TX – A collision is affecting westbound traffic on US 290 just past Stearns Lane, reports KXAN. The incident was first reported at 10 a.m., and appears to be affecting traffic on Lamar Boulevard as well. No further details are available at this time. The Austin car accident lawyer at Loewy Law Firm is here to help if you’ve been injured in a collision. Contact him today for a free consultation, and to find out if you may be owed money. Read More

News: Injuries reported following crash at S Austin intersection

AUSTIN, TX – The Austin Fire Department was called to the scene of a Priority Four injury accident at an intersection in South Austin this morning. Traffic Injury Pri 4F | Mc Kenzie Rd / S Fm 973 Rd | ESD11 | 09:20:17 | https://t.co/sGEHEqVbcF — AFD Incidents (@afdincidents) July 16, 2021 The collision took place at the interaction of McKenzie Road and FM 973, about two miles west of the Circuit of the Americas. AFD units were on the scene by 9:20 a.m. No further details are… Read More

News: TCSO on scene of fatal crash on FM 1626 in S Austin

AUSTIN, TX – The Travis County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal collision on FM 1626 in South Austin this morning, according to the City of Austin. Deputies were called to the 350 block of FM 1626, between Katy Lane and Sombrero Drive, shortly before 9:40 a.m. today. No further details are available at this time. However, we will continue to monitor this developing story and provide updates if possible. Have you lost a loved one to a motor vehicle collision? Was someone else at fault? Then contact Adam Loewy, the… Read More

News: Man injured in rear-end crash caused by distracted driver on I-35

BUDA, TX – A man was injured during a crash caused by an allegedly distracted and speeding driver on I-35 in Buda this weekend, according to information from the Texas Department of Transportation. The crash occurred on I-35, south of Main Street, at 11:03 p.m. Sunday, after the 22-year-old driver of a black 2015 Mazda reportedly failed to maintain her attention on the road and failed to control the speed of her car. She then rear-ended a blue 2015 Toyota being driven by a 25-year-old man. The driver of the Toyota sustained possible injuries in the crash. The at-fault driver… Read More

News: AFD responds to early-morning accident with injuries on Anderson Ln

AUSTIN, TX – The Austin Fire Department responded to an accident with injuries early this morning on Anderson Lane, near Lamar Boulevard. According to the department’s incident feed, the crash occurred in the 500 block of W Anderson Ln eastbound, near N Lamar Blvd (Highway 275), at 2:17 a.m. Injuries were reported in the crash, though the condition and number of any victims were not immediately released. No further details are available at this time. Accidents occur across the Austin area every single day. If you or a loved one have been hurt in one of… Read More

News: Injuries reported in accident on State Highway 71

AUSTIN, TX- Officials reported injuries in an accident on State Highway 71 on Thursday afternoon, according to Austin Fire Department reports. Traffic Injury Pri 4F | 23120 W Sh 71 | ESD08 | 14:47:42 | https://t.co/8DeX40xekE — AFD Incidents (@afdincidents) July 15, 2021 At approximately 2:47pm, an accident was reported by the Austin Fire Department near 23120 State Highway 71. The accident, according to the Fire Department, involved minor injuries. No more information about the cause of the accident or the injuries involved are available at this time. We will… Read More

News: One critically injured after vehicle collides with tree on FM 620

AUSTIN, TX- One individual was critically injured after a vehicle collided with a tree in a pin-in crash on Wednesday night, according to Austin Emergency Medical Services reports. At approximately 11:12pm, a vehicle hit a tree on the 9700 block of FM 620 in Austin. One victim was pinned in their vehicle and had to be extricated by officials. They were determined to be a trauma alert and were transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries. Traffic delays were present in the area after the accident. No updates about the victim or accident are available at… Read More

News: Man injured after being rear-ended by allegedly distracted and speeding driver

AUSTIN, TX – A man was injured in a crash involving an allegedly speeding driver on Scofield Ridge Parkway this weekend, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. The crash happened in the 2600 block of Scofield Ridge Pkwy, just east of the Mopac Expressway, at 11:35 p.m. Sunday, after the driver of a red 2014 Mercedes-Benz failed to maintain her attention on the roadway and failed to control the speed of her vehicle. The Mercedes crashed into the rear of a silver 2011 Nissan being driven by a 44-year-old man. The driver of the Nissan sustained minor injuries in… Read More