Something to think about for the Long Holiday Weekend!
Austin is seeing a bigger jump in fatal traffic accidents than San Antonio, Fort Worth and Dallas. Between 2011 and 2012 Austin also experienced an increase in traffic fatalities greater than the state and nation.
*Top 10 Worst Intersections for Car Crashes in Travis County and Williamson County: 10- Lamar Blvd. & Koenig Lane
9- Whitestone Blvd. & Hwy 183A
8- Bell Blvd. & Cypress Creek
7- 1-35 & 51st Street
6- I-35 & Slaughter Lane
5- I-35 & Riverside Drive
4- I-35 & Oltorf Street
3- Slaughter Lane & Manchaca Road
2- Lamar Blvd. & Parmer Lane
1- Riverside Drive & Pleasant Valley
(*Numbers compiled from 2012 crash data provided by TxDOT)
Keep in mind this Memorial Day Weekend more Texas troopers will be on patrol watching for speeders, drunken drivers and travelers not wearing seat belts. (KEYE)
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