Man identified in deadly northwest Austin crash

FILE - Police lights (KXAN File Photo)
FILE - Police lights (KXAN File Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Police say a man who died in a crash in northwest Austin last week was possibly driving under the influence of alcohol.

Kevin Henderson, 61, was traveling westbound in the 11200 block of Lakeline Mall Drive when he left the roadway, struck a curb, drove over a guardrail and hit a tree. Henderson was transported to the hospital where he later died.

Authorities believe alcohol was a contributing factor in the deadly crash.

This is Austin’s 29th fatal traffic 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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