Car crashes into AutoZone in east Austin Monday; multiple people fled

Austin

AUSTIN (KXAN) — An AutoZone in east Austin has a car-size hole in its wall Monday after an early morning wreck.

A driver crashed their car into the store located near the intersection of Interstate 35 and 53rd Street at 4:18 a.m., according to police.

Three people ran away from the scene after the crash and no suspects are in custody.

The wall sustained a lot of damage and Austin firefighters examined the building to make sure it’s structurally safe. No one was injured in the wreck.

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