According to the Austin American Statesman, one person is dead following a crash Tuesday morning near U.S 290 in Southwest Austin.
Medics responded to the crash at the 8000 block of Tara Lane, around 6:44 a.m. One man was rushed to the hospital with life threatening injuries, where he later died.
It is unclear who was responsible for the crash, or whether other people were injured in the crash. The westbound lanes of the highway were shut down due to the crash.
According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):
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