2019 Traffic Fatalities

February 09, 2019 - 1:35 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A teenage boy is dead and a woman is recovering from critical injuries following a wreck on the city's east side Saturday afternoon. First responders were called to the intersection of Springdale Road and Rogge Lane just after 12:45 p.m. Saturday, on reports of an auto-vs-fixed...
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February 08, 2019 - 9:40 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police have identified the man killed Wednesday morning along Oltorf Street in South Austin. Police say the driver of a gray Mini Cooper was traveling westbound on Oltorf when she lost control and slid into the path of an oncoming motorcycle driven by 32-year old Trevor...
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February 06, 2019 - 7:42 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A man is dead following a fatal crash involving a motorcycle and two cars in south Austin, officials say. The accident happened around 7 a.m. at the intersection of West Oltorf and South 6th Street. Austin-Travis County EMS originally described the vehicle as a scooter, but it was...
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February 04, 2019 - 4:24 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A man struck by a Uber driver as he was riding a scooter the wrong way in downtown Austin last week has died from his injuries, police say. Austin Police say 21-year old Mark Sands was riding a Lime scooter northbound in the southbound left lane of the Interstate 35 frontage road...
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January 31, 2019 - 5:17 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- The bicyclist killed Monday night after being struck by a Capital Metro bus on the University of Texas campus has been identified. 39-year old Anthony John Diaz was riding his bicycle northbound on San Jacinto Boulevard around 10:30 p.m. Monday night . As Diaz and the bus both...
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January 28, 2019 - 11:14 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A bicyclist was killed late Monday evening after reportedly becoming trapped underneath a bus on the University of Texas campus. Austin-Travis County EMS says the accident happened at San Jacinto Boulevard and East 23rd Street, near the northwest corner of DKR-Texas Memorial...
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January 18, 2019 - 12:18 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police have identified the victims involved in the city's first two fatal crashes of 2019. Police say 31-year old David Sell was struck and killed by an 18-wheeler in the center southbound lane of Interstate 35 Tuesday morning , near Braker Lane. The driver of the truck...
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January 15, 2019 - 8:39 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Authorities are investigating a fatal crash on Interstate 35 in North Austin Tuesday morning. Austin Police say a pedestrian was struck by an 18-wheeler in the southbound lanes of I-35 near Braker Lane around 6:20 a.m. The southbound lanes of the interstate were closed between...
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January 12, 2019 - 1:38 pm
WILLIAMSON COUNTY (KJCE) -- One person is dead after a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon, Williamson County officials said. Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody said on Twitter that the accident happened around 12:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of Hairy Man Road along Brushy Creek. First...
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