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The preliminary investigation shows that a 2003 Toyota Corolla was traveling northbound on Research Blvd. and took the Ohlen Rd. exit. For unknown reasons, the vehicle left the roadway and struck a cement pillar. The Toyota burst into flames and the female driver was pronounced...
State Highway 71 has seen a 158% increase in traffic since 1990, according to The Texas Department of Transportation. As a result lot of traffic collisions happen at Hwy 71 and FM 963, including this morning. A road project to improve traffic congestion around the airport is...
A man is dead after the car he was driving was hit by a freight train in Round Rock early this morning. According to police and railroad officials, the car was parked on the railroad tracks in the Dove Creek Subdivision when the train rounded the corner and sounded its horn and...
LISTEN AND DISCUSS: Do you support Open Carry? Is Dan Patrick lying? There are not enough votes in the Texas Senate to pass legislation allowing Texans to openly carry handguns, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said Tuesday. Legalizing open carry is a high priority for many gun-rights...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced that three fugitives on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list were captured recently. Paul Ray Bass, 53, was arrested on Jan. 23 in Houston; Derrick Kyle Garton, 29, was apprehended on Jan. 23 in New Boston, Texas...
Every year the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation releases data through the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program that show the number of known violent and property crimes reported by law enforcement agencies across the U.S. In 2013, Austin reported: Robberies: 763 Property...
A bicyclist is hanging on for life after being hit by a car this afternoon on the Capital of Texas Highway, near 183. Austin Travis County EMS Captain Darren Nowak said they took him to a Round Rock hospital with critical, potentially life threatening injuries. With this...
Tonight, the Human Rights Commission will be hearing from the citizen's review panel, as well as the public, to discuss issues related to Austin Police Department. The group reviews critical incidents that occur...in collaboration with the Austin Police Department. Austin Police...
When the winter storm hits the Northeast coast, flights will get cancelled or delayed having a ripple effect across the nation, including Central Texas. Already, Austin Bergstrom Airport is reporting that more than a dozen flights have been cancelled. ABIA officials advise...