1 dead, 5 injured after crash in Travis County

One person was killed in a collision and five others were injured Tuesday morning in southeastern Travis County. Medics responded at 2:29 a.m. to the 2800 block of FM 1327, near Carl Road just north of Texas 45, after receiving a report about two people pinned in a...

Austin lowering speed limits

Over the next several months, Austin drivers will start seeing posted signs alerting them to reduced speed limits on certain residential and urban core streets. The reductions, aimed at improving traffic safety, were unanimously approved by the City Council earlier...

Georgetown man killed in three-vehicle wreck on I-35

A Georgetown man was killed in a three-vehicle wreck on Interstate 35 near Jarrell early Friday, according to a Texas Department of Public Safety report. Jose Rodriguez Jr., 27, died at the scene at 5:40 a.m. on I-35 about five miles south of Jarrell, the report said....

Pedestrian deaths rise more than 50% in US

Pedestrian fatalities on U.S. roads have increased by more than 50% over the past decade, while deaths of people riding in cars, trucks and other vehicles remained essentially unchanged, according to an analysis of federal and state data released Thursday. The...