Donald Gordon Jr Killed in Accident at East 51st St in Austin, TX

September 21, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

E 51st St, Austin, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Ford Focus
East 51st St
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Ford Focus went over a curb and struck a barrier and other fixed objects

What Happened

Area authorities have information on a crash that killed a driver at East 51st St in Austin, TX on September 21st, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 7:36 p.m. According to investigators, a Ford Focus operated by 67-year-old Donald Gordon Jr was westbound before allegedly traveling over a curb and into a barrier. It then struck an electrical box and electrical pole. The collision is said to have left Gordon with fatal injuries. Additional information was not immediately available.

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