Ernestina Cruz Killed in Car Accident on West Parmer in Austin, TX
UPDATE (August 4, 2022): Reports have identified the woman killed in the crash as 37-year-old Ernestina Cruz. The cause of the crash still cannot be confirmed without more thorough investigations.
Austin, TX -- July 13, 2022, one person was killed due to an accident where multiple vehicles crashed on West Parmer.
Investigators reported that the crash took place at around 9:40 p.m. off the corner of West Parmer Lane and McNeil Drive.
According to officials, multiple cars crossed paths and collided. The cause of the crash remains unclear at this time. It appears that one person sustained fatal injuries. It's unclear if someone else was hurt. No further information is available at this time.
Commentary on Fatal Car Accident on West Parmer in Austin
It's not clear what happened here, and that could be a concerning sign authorities aren't giving this crash much attention. To be clear, sometimes the news simply doesn't include a lot of information or authorities withhold specifics. Sometimes, though, authorities are quick to move on without properly investigating a crash because they have duties which they feel are a higher priority.
Meanwhile, the grieving families are left on their own still looking for answers. It's one of the reasons getting independent investigators to look into things can be so crucial after a crash like this. Are proper steps being taken here to get some answers?