One dead after crash in South Austin

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by KVUE.com

kvue.com

Posted on October 27, 2013 at 9:56 AM

Updated Tuesday, Oct 29 at 2:30 PM

AUSTIN -- Police are investigating fatal accident on Manchaca just off of Highway 71.

Police officers say the driver of a Chrysler sedan pulled out of a convenience store in front of a motorcycle around 10:30 p.m. Friday.

The motorcyclist crashed into the driver's side of the car.

Crews had to extract the male driver of the car, who was pronounced dead on the scene. Police have identified him as 65-year-old Adam Cantu.

The motorcyclist was transported to University Medical Center Brackenridge with life-threatening injuries. The age and gender of the motorcyclist has not been released.

No charges have been filed.

Investigators don't believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.

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