Man dead, 3 others hurt in overnight crash

Thomas Costley/KXAN
Thomas Costley/KXAN


Austin (KXAN) – A man is dead after the vehicle he was driving was rear-ended.

It happened around 3:30 in the morning Saturday.

Austin Police say a car was stopped at a red light near Springdale Road and the Highway 290 Frontage when it was hit.

The driver was thrown from the vehicle and died immediately. Three people in the other car were taken to UMC Brackenridge but are expected to live.

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