Time: 2:38 p.m.
Date: November 24, 2021
Location: 1700 block of Rutland Dr.
Deceased: Benino Robledo, White male, September 6, 1937
The Austin Police Department (APD) has identified Benino Robledo as the person killed in the crash on November 24.
On November 24, 2021, at approximately 2:38 p.m., APD patrol officers responded to a crash in the 1700 block of Rutland Dr. Five vehicles were involved in the crash, and three individuals involved were transported to the hospital with injuries. On December 4, 2021, Benino succumbed to injuries sustained from the crash. This is an ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact the Highway Investigation Tip Line at 512-974-8111, utilize the Crime Stoppers tip line at 512-472-8477 (TIPS), or the Crime Stoppers app. You may remain anonymous. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.
This is Austin’s 105th fatal traffic crash of 2021, resulting in 113 fatalities for the year. On the date of this crash in 2020, there were 77 fatal crashes resulting in 82 fatalities.
These statements are from the initial assessment of the fatal crash and investigation is still pending. Fatality information may change.