Texas

Dakota Driskell Injured in Accident at Dessau Rd in Austin, TX

Date
February 25, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Dakota Driskell
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected
No

Where it Happened

Dessau Rd, Austin, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Ford Ranger, Kia Forte
Road/Highway
Dessau Rd
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Ford Ranger and a Kia Forte were involved in a collision


What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that injured a driver at Dessau Rd in Austin, TX on February 25th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 10:02 p.m. According to investigators, a Ford Ranger collided with a Kia Forte. Reports allege the Ford was in the process of proceeding into the intersection at Dessau to perform a u-turn before the collision. The driver of the Kia, identified as 26-year-old Dakota Driskell, was seriously injured. The other driver, who was not publicly identified, was allegedly uninjured and charged with DWI. Additional information was not immediately available.

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