Nine people remain hospitalized Friday after a man allegedly tried to flee a DUI checkpoint and plowed into a crowd at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas.
At least two are dead and 21 injured after a vehicle drove through barricades and into a crowd of South by Southwest festival goers at around 12:30 a.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014. Austin police chief Art Acevedo briefs media regarding the accident.
How doctors are responding to SXSW injuries
Emergency crews and witnesses flock towards victims on the ground shortly after a suspected drunk driver ploughed through SXSW barricades while fleeing police. -- At least two people have died and 5 more left critical after a suspected drunk driver fleein
KTVU video of scene outside Austin nightclub after a car plowed into pedestrians.
A car plowed through a crowd outside a venue at SXSW Wednesday night, killing at least two and sending many more to the hospital. (Video by Sean Ely, reporting by Ernest Wilkins)
Two people are dead at the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas. Police say a drunk driver trying to avoid arrest drove through barricades and hit the crowd. The driver is in custody, facing two counts of capital murder. (March 13)