A 57-year-old man was killed last week as a result of a head-on collision in northwest Austin last week.
According to KXAN, the fatal crash occurred in the 7400 block of McNeil Drive on September 7. The deceased victim has been identified as Hunt Slone, 57.
Police say Sloane was traveling westbound on McNeil Drive in a black Mazda when it collided head-on with a Toyota around 9:18 pm. Details of the events leading up to the accident were not immediately available.
Anyone with information on the accident should call the Highway Investigation tip line at (512) 974-8111 or Crime Stoppers tip line at (512) 472-8177.
This is the 78th fatal crash recorded in Austin this year, resulting in the 84th death. In 2020, there were 59 fatal crashes leading to 64 deaths.
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