AUSTIN -- Police have released the name of the man killed in an accident last week.
Javier Sabalvarro, 35, was killed after he was speeding and lost control of his car on U.S. Highway 183 near Metric Boulevard around 2:15 a.m. Thursday. He crashed into a large concrete support column near the Burnet Road exit.
Sabalvarro was pronounced dead at the scene. That accident shut down a section of the northbound 183 service road.
This is Austin's 66th traffic fatality of 2012.