5 Injured in 4-Vehicle Crash on FM 969 in East Austin
Five Injured in East Austin Four-Vehicle Crash on FM 969 Road near Regency Drive
Austin, Texas (September 21, 2022) – Five people were injured Tuesday night in a four-vehicle crash in East Austin, according to officials.
The crash happened around 8:10 p.m., September 20, in the 6400 block of FM 969 Road near Regency Drive.
Officials said four vehicles were involved in the crash.
An adult was taken to the hospital and was declared a trauma alert. Three teenagers were also taken to the hospital with serious injuries. Another adult sustained minor injuries in the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.
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