News update: Police ID victim of fatal Dec. 29 crash on RM 2222
AUSTIN, TX – Authorities have identified the woman who was killed in a collision with a dump truck on RM 2222 Road last month, according to the Austin Police Department.
This is an update to a previous news story.
The crash, which happened in the 5900 block of RM 2222 Road at around 7:53 a.m. on December 29, happened when a Ford F-150 pickup truck crashed into the back of a dump truck.
The impact sent the dump truck over the concrete median and into the lanes of oncoming traffic, where it struck a Ford Escape.
The driver of the Escape, 27-year-old Egypt Catai West, was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:04 a.m.
The other two drivers were taken to the hospital to receive treatment for non-critical injuries.
The crash, which is Austin’s 111th fatal collision of 2021, remains under investigation at this time.
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