Josman James Killed and 3 Injured in Austin 3-Car Accident on Decker Lane near Loyola Lane

Josman James
Josman James Killed, 3 Injured in Car Crash on Decker Lane in Austin

Austin, Texas (February 27, 2018) – A man was killed in a car accident in East Austin on Friday evening.

The accident occurred at about 10:32 p.m. February 23, on Decker Lane near the intersection of Loyola Lane and Decker Lake Road.

According to the police report, Shelsea Rodriguez was driving a Cadillac CTS heading northbound when she switched lanes and struck a northbound Nissan Murano driven by 20-year-old Josman James.

The impact of the collision sent James’ vehicle into the southbound lane where it struck a third vehicle.

Four people were injured in the collision and were transported to a local hospital for treatment. Sadly, James died later while undergoing treatment.

Shelsea fled the scene after the accident but was later apprehended.

An investigation is ongoing.

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