Woman killed during repair of vehicle in Jonestown identified

Deputies at the scene where a woman was killed after getting trapped under a vehicle in the 10600 block of Deer Canyon Road, near FM 1431 on June 22, 2017 (KXAN Photo/Chris Nelson)
Deputies at the scene where a woman was killed after getting trapped under a vehicle in the 10600 block of Deer Canyon Road, near FM 1431 on June 22, 2017 (KXAN Photo/Chris Nelson)

JONESTOWN, Texas (KXAN) — First responders tried to save a woman trapped under a vehicle in Jonestown, Thursday evening. Denise Lynn Coonrod, 62, of Jonestown, died at the scene.

The Travis County Sheriff’s Office says she died when a vehicle being repaired in the Panoramic Hills RV Park malfunctioned and trapped her underneath.

Austin-Travis County EMS medics, who were called at 6:38 p.m. to the 10600 block of Deer Canyon Road, near FM 1431, worked to extricate the woman from the vehicle.

An investigation is underway.

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