AUSTIN (KXAN) - A neighborhood in southeast Austin came together to help a family after a tragedy.
On Tuesday, Bryan Asael Moreno-Franco, 7, and his 5-year-old brother Cristian, died when their home on Wagon Bend Trail caught on fire.
On Saturday morning, neighbors held a bake sale and garage sale to help raise funds for the family. Organizers said they hope to help take care of some of the immediate and long-term needs.
"Right now, they are going through something that is very sad and I just feel like I want to do it and all the people all of the neighbors want to give them their support," said Claudia Hernandez.
The boys were laid to rest on Friday afternoon.
Fire investigators said the fire started from the Ford F-150 truck in the driveway and spread to the house.
Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg heads to court this week as a defendant in a civil trial that could oust her from office.
Late Saturday night into early Sunday morning, a light band of freezing drizzle traversed the I-35 corridor eastward. With sub-freezing temperatures, even the light precipitation created major problems.
A 10-year-old was killed while standing outside a vehicle after the child's family was involved in a fender bender, DPS said.
Austin Police confirm they have located an 82-year-old women who went missing last night.
APD is responding to a 25 vehicle accident near the 5400 block of Ed Bluestein near Thurgood Ave.
A man is dead after being hit by several vehicles in the eastbound lane of Highway 71 Saturday night.