1 Killed, Leslie Joshua Johnson Injured in Car Accident in Austin County, TX
Austin County, TX -- July 24, 2022, one person was killed and Leslie Joshua Johnson was injured after a single-vehicle accident.
Authorities said that the incident happened at approximately 4:33 a.m. on I-10 near mile marker 712.
It appears that 31-year-old Leslie Joshua Johnson and a 45-year-old man were in a Mercedes-Benz traveling westbound along the interstate. For reasons unconfirmed, the vehicle ran off-road in a construction zone, crashing into a bridge between the feeder road and the main lanes.
Due to the collision, the unidentified man was killed. Johnson was said to have incapacitating injuries. The exact cause of the crash remains unconfirmed at this time.
Commentary on Leslie Joshua Johnson Car Accident in Austin County
When nit comes to single-vehicle wrecks, folks tend to assume that the driver must have done something wrong. As common as that is, it's important not to overlook other possibilities just because they may be unlikely. Folks don't often grasp the sheer number of things that can go wrong while driving. Many of those things are both beyond the control of drivers and challenging to look into without the right training and equipment. Did authorities here truly get all the facts, or would more thorough investigations reveal something new?