Austin, TX – Derril Glen Lovelace Killed In Crash On Parmer Ln
Austin, TX (August 19, 2019) – On August 12, at approximately 5:10 p.m., the Austin Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 1800 block of West Parmer Lane.
According to reports, a black 2014 Jeep Patriot was traveling east along West Parmer Lane when it collided with the rear-end of a Hyundai Veloster, which was stopped at a red light for Metric Boulevard.
The impact of the collision caused the Veloster to jump onto the curb and strike a pedestrian who was standing on a narrow concrete strip.
The Veloster then spun around and collided with a silver 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer and a gray 2015 Subaru Forester.
The pedestrian, identified as 54-year-old Derril Glen Lovelace sustained fatal injuries and was transported to St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.
The driver of the Subaru incurred injuries and was transported to St. David’s North Austin Medical Center for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
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 Derril Glen Lovelace. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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