Patrick Smith Injured in Accident at I-35 in Austin, TX

May 10, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

I-35, Austin, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Jeep Patriot, Harley-Davidson FLHRS
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Jeep Patriot and a Harley-Davidson FLHRS were involved in a collision

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that injured a driver at I-35 in Austin, TX on May 10th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 1:05 p.m. According to investigators, a Jeep Patriot is alleged to have made a faulty lane change before striking a motorcycle in an adjacent lane. The driver of the motorcycle, identified as 55-year-old Patrick Smith, was seriously injured. Sources indicate an Unsafe Lane Change charge was recommended and/or issued against the driver of the Jeep.

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