Sobriety test follows backyard car crash in North Austin

Car crashed into backyard (Sophia Beausoleil/KXAN)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A car crashed into a home in North Austin early Thursday morning, setting up a drunk driving investigation.

Two men were in a car that lost control on Regents Walk at about 3:45 a.m.  The car drove down a hill and crashed into a backyard of a home on Gaylord Drive.

Travis County Sheriff’s deputies administered a sobriety test on the driver, and arrested him.

Investigators say he lives in a nearby apartment complex off Wells Branch Parkway.

No one was injured in the crash. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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