AUSTIN, TX (KLTV/KVUE) - A third person has died from injuries suffered in last week's South By Southwest crash in Austin. KVUE, the ABC affiliate in Austin, reports that Sandy Le, of Austin, died at an Austin hospital.
Two others were killed when 21-year-old Rashad Owens drove into a crowd of people while trying to escape from police on Thursday. Jamie West, 27, of Austin, and Steven Craenmehr, 35, of Amseterdam, died last week. Police say Craenmehr was on a bicycle, while West was on a moped with her husband, who is still in the hospital.
Twenty-two people were also injured in the crash. Six of them remain in the hospital, one in critical condition.
Owens has been charged with capital murder and aggravated assault with a motor vehicle. His blood alcohol concentration was .114 at the time of the crash. His bond has been set at $3 million.