Date: Saturday, January 4, 2020
Time: 8:25 p.m.
Location: 3000-3500 block S. IH-35
Deceased: Mary Gonzales-Limas, Hispanic female, (D.O.B. 1-9-46)
The preliminary investigation shows that a 2007, grey Toyota Camry was traveling southbound in the 3000-3500 block of S. IH-35 southbound when it left its lane of travel for unknown reasons and struck the concrete barrier dividing the southbound and northbound lanes. The driver was transported to St. David’s South Austin Hospital where she passed away not long after arrival.
APD is investigating this case. Anyone with information regarding this case should call APD’s Vehicular Homicide Unit Detectives at (512) 974-8544. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.
This is Austin’s first fatal traffic crash of 2020, resulting in one fatality this year. At this time in 2019, there were no traffic fatalities.
These statements are based on the initial assessment of the fatal crash and investigation is still pending. Fatality information may change.