The Austin Police Department, as part of the City of Austin Vision Zero Task Force created this page to prevent traffic fatality, serious injury and overall traffic crashes and to better inform the public, educators and the media about information related to these events. Users should check regularly for updates. 

Disclaimer-

a) The Austin Police Department Fatality Database contains only those crashes investigated by APD and is continuously being updated due to on-going investigations.  The data provided here represents a snapshot of Traffic Fatality information at a specific point in time and may change.

b) Due to the long processing times for toxicology testing, impairment and suspected impairment, statistics are based on the initial assessment of the APD Investigator and Medical Examiner. 

 

Year

Fatal Crashes

Fatalities

2019

87

88

2020

89

94

2021

112

120