1 dead, 2 injured on I-35


Last Updated on July 31st, 2017

A man died and two other people suffered minor injuries after a vehicle rollover in front of a South Austin shopping center Sunday.

Austin police said the indicent happened about 6:00 p.m. in the 9800 block of Interstate 35 in front of Southpark Meadows shopping center.

According to Sgt. Philip Linsalata, witnesses told police that a white Toyota Avalon was traveling southbound on the I-35 frontage road when it veered into a grassy median and rolled over several times, rolling onth the southbound lanes of I-35.

The driver, whose name and age were not released, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Two passengers were hospitalized.