Category Archives: San Marcos, TX

Accidents that happen in or around San Marcos, Texas

Is the San Marcos River Causing More Drunk Driving Accidents?

A pregnant woman lost her husband and her unborn child this month in a drunk driving accident near the San Marcos Highway intersection. The drunk driver crossed over the center line and into oncoming traffic, causing a head-on collision. According to witnesses, the 21-year-old driver rolled a bottle of alcohol under the vehicle before police got to the scene. When…
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Is It Dangerous to Get Out of Your Car on the Highway?

A man has been killed in San Marcos in what is being a called a “freak accident.” A father and a son were retrieving a toolbox that had fallen out of a vehicle and onto an Interstate 35 ramp. Unfortunately, another vehicle had noticed the toolbox on the road, moved to avoid it and hit both men. The son was…
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Where Does Austin Rank in the Nation for Pedestrian Accidents?

According to KVUE, Austin is the 24th most dangerous city for pedestrian fatalities and accidents. A study conducted by the National Complete Streets Coalition (NCSC) found that between 2003 and 2012, the Austin and Round Rock metro area had 251 pedestrian deaths. In the NCSC report, Texas had nearly 4,200 pedestrian deaths in that same period. The NCSC says that…
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