AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police are investigating a crash that occurred last Saturday, killing one person and sending another to the hospital.
The Austin Police Department investigation shows that a 2004 green Ford Explorer Sport Trac was traveling east in the 1500 block of East State Highway 71 near Spirit of Texas Drive.
Around 1:24 a.m., the driver lost control of his vehicle, causing it to roll. The passenger, identified as 21-year-old Juvenal Rubio Martinez, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver survived the crash and was taken to a local hospital with critical injuries.
APD is investigating this case. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call the APD Vehicular Homicide Unit Detectives at (512) 974-3761.