Man injured in crash caused by driver running traffic light
AUSTIN, TX – A man was injured after a driver failed to yield at a traffic light near Highway 290 earlier this week, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).
The collision occurred on Hwy 290, near Decker Lane, at 10:06 p.m. Monday, after the 28-year-old driver of a gray 2017 Toyota failed to yield at a stop sign. The right side of his vehicle was then struck by the driver of a gray 2005 Honda being driven by a 33-year-old man.
The driver of the Honda sustained possible injuries in the crash.
The at-fault driver and his two passengers, a child and a 39-year-old woman, were not hurt in the crash.
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