South Austin, TX – Patrick Leonard Ervin Killed In I-35 Crash
South Austin, TX (May 15, 2019) – On May 12, around 11:35 p.m., Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 12100 block of North Interstate 35 northbound service road.
According to police, a tan Hyundai Elantra and a white Toyota Camry were both traveling north along the highway when the driver of the Camry tried to overtake the lane of the Elantra. As a result, the driver of the Camry lost control of his vehicle, sending both cars off the roadway where the Elantra came to rest by striking a tree.
The driver of the Elantra, 52-year-old Patrick Leonard Ervin, was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident. The driver of the Camry was injured and transported to an area hospital for treatment.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Patrick Leonard Ervin. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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