AUSTIN (KXAN) - Austin Pets Alive! adopted out 94 animals this week, but is still in need of donated items for the cats and dogs affected by fires in the Austin area.
Austin Vet Care asks residents to being items to its facility at 12419 Metric Blvd. and staff will take the items to APA!
Items needed include:
- food (preferably Castor or Pollux cans)
- dog bowls
- gallons of water
- tick collars
- flea medication
- bandage material - Vetwrap
- cat litter
- cash donations
For more information about the Austin Vet Care donation drive, call 512-832-1088.
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 are looking for a missing woman.
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.
A representative at the Fayette County Sheriff's office said that Fayette County is effectively shut down due to icy conditions.