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Woman Killed in South Austin Accident

Dhruv Jatkar1 year ago

Damaged car from an accident with responding ambulance

A woman killed in a crash in South Austin has been recently identified by police.

About the Fatal Austin Accident

Police report the accident occurred around 4:20 pm Wednesday on West William Cannon Drive and Ridge Oak Road. The investigation showed that grey Volkswagen Jetta, driver by Ann Bottenfield-Seago, failed to yield to a stop sign while trying to turn westbound. The vehicle collided with a Chevrolet truck.

Bottenfield-Seago, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Bottenfield-Seago’s passenger and the driver of the truck were transported to the hospital

No charges are expected to be filed. APD is investigating this case, and anyone with information is urged to contact them.

Texas Car Crash Statistics

According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):

  • 3,721 people were killed in traffic collisions in Texas in 2017.
  • 761 of those deaths were associated with crashes that occurred at or in relation to an intersection.
  • An additional 254,853 people were killed in traffic accidents in 2017.
  • On average:
    • One person was killed in a traffic accident in Texas every 2 hours and 21 minutes in 2017.
    • A person was injured every 2 minutes and 4 seconds.
    • A reportable crash occurred every 59 seconds.

Contact an Experienced Austin Auto Accident Attorney

Have you or a loved one been injured in a car crash in Austin? Our experienced car accident attorneys in Austin are available 24/7 to take your call and provide you with a free legal consultation. Thomas J. Henry has a track record of achieving real result for clients suffering from serious and debilitating injuries. Let our team of attorneys help you navigate the legal process while you focus on healing. Call today to speak with an attorney, or fill out the contact form on this page and we will contact you.

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