2 still critical after deadly SXSW crash

Bystanders assist first responders at the scene at SXSW festival in Austin, TX early Thursday morning March 13, 2014 where 2 people died and dozens more were injured after a hit and run. Police say a man and woman have been killed after a drunken driver fleeing from arrest crashed through barricades set up for the South By Southwest festival and struck the pair and others on a crowded street. (AP Photo/Colin Kerrigan)
Bystanders assist first responders at the scene at SXSW festival in Austin, TX early Thursday morning March 13, 2014 where 2 people died and dozens more were injured after a hit and run. Police say a man and woman have been killed after a drunken driver fleeing from arrest crashed through barricades set up for the South By Southwest festival and struck the pair and others on a crowded street. (AP Photo/Colin Kerrigan)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Seven people remain hospitalized, including two in critical condition, after a suspected drunken driver plowed into a South By Southwest festival crowd in Austin and left a man and woman dead.

Police say most of the 23 injured people were treated and released following the crash early Thursday on a downtown Austin block filled with concertgoers.

On Sunday, a spokesperson for Seton Healthcare said DeAndre Tatum and Sand Le remain in critical condition at University Medical Center Brackenridge.

Gracie Nguyen is in serious condition at Brackenridge, and Evan West’s condition has been upgraded from serious to fair.

Joseph McCraney and Curtisha Davis remain hospitalized in good condition, according to Seton officials.

One victim is in fair condition at St. David’s Medical Center.

The driver, 21-year-old Rashad Charjuan Owens, was charged Friday with capital murder and his bond was set at $3 million. His blood-alcohol content following the crash was .114, according to an arrest affidavit. The legal limit in Texas is .08.

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