18-Wheeler Car Wreck
Kills Woman in North Austin
The Austin American Statesman reports an 18-wheeler in North Austin, Texas near Burnet Road and RM 2222 collided with another vehicle and killed one woman. The auto collision happened Sunday night just after 9pm. No other injuries were reported. Car wrecks and automobile collisions occur quickly, be a defensive driver and avoid distracted driving. Whether or not a wrongful death claim will be filed has yet to be reported. The potential for exposure by the insurance company insuring the truck driver could be substantial should the 18 wheeler driver be found liable for the accident.
There were no reports of alcohol being involved and no citations for DWI or driving while intoxicated were issued by Austin Police.