Deceased: Victor Carr, Black male (D.O.B. 1-14-55)
The preliminary investigation shows that a 2011, gray Toyota Corolla was traveling northbound in the right lane in the 1100 block of Airport Blvd. A red, 2013 Kia Soul was traveling southbound on Airport Blvd. and turned left in front of the Corolla. The driver of the Kia was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas and was pronounced deceased at 2:22 a.m. The driver and passenger of the Corolla were transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone with information regarding this case should call APD’s Vehicular Homicide Unit Detectives at (512) 974-6935. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.
This is Austin’s 30th fatal traffic crash of 2019, resulting in 31 fatalities this year. At this time in 2018, there were 22 fatal traffic crashes and 23 traffic fatalities.
These statements are from the initial assessment of the fatal crash and investigation is still pending. Fatality information may change.
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