One person is dead and two others are injured following a two-vehicle crash in southeast Austin.
Details of the Austin Car Accident
KXAN reports the crash occurred around 7:05 am near 5500 Nuckols Crossing Road.
One person was declared dead at the scene. Two others were taken to the hospital with one person suffering serious life-threatening injuries.
It is unclear how the crash occurred, and the incident remains under investigation.
Texas Car Accident Statistics 2018
Information provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):
- There were 12,161 serious injury crashes in Texas in 2018 with 14,908 people sustaining a serious injury.
- There were 701 people killed in crashes occurring in intersections or related to an intersection.
- There were 548 people killed in head-on crashes in 2018.
- There were no deathless days on Texas roadways in 2018.
- There were 940 people killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes where a driver was under the influence of alcohol. This is 26% of the total number of people killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes.
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