AUSTIN (KXAN) — A person died following a crash in northeast Travis County, medics said Thursday.
Austin-Travis County EMS tweeted about the crash at 4:17 p.m. and said an adult was pronounced dead at the scene in the 9000 block of Johnny Morris Road near its intersection with Daffan Gin Road. That’s just south of U.S. Highway 290.
According to DPS, a 2014 Toyota Corolla was travelling southbound on Johnny Morris Road, when it hit a 2019 Freightliner that was slowing to turn into a private driveway.
The driver of the Toyota, Antonio Rodriguez, 33, was pronounced dead on the scene.