Man Injured in Accident at US 290 in Austin, TX

October 29, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 290, Austin, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Audi A4
US 290
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Audi A4 veered from the road into gravel before colliding with a barrier

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that injured a man at US 290 in Austin, TX on October 29th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 1:05 a.m. According to investigators, an Audi A4 was westbound before veering from the road for unclear reasons. While attempting to correct back onto the road, officials say the vehicle  lost control and struck a barrier. The impact was severe enough, police say, that the 44-year-old driver was seriously injured. Additional information was not immediately available.

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