The preliminary investigation shows that a 1999, tan Toyota Camry was traveling northbound on Mopac Expressway in the 1000 block. For unknown reasons, the driver lost control of the vehicle and slid into a tree in a grassy area between Mopac and the frontage road. Cheyanne Sage Serrano was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Anyone with information regarding this case should call APD’s Vehicular Homicide Unit Detectives at (512) 974-5594. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.
This is Austin’s 28th fatal traffic crash of 2019, resulting in 29 fatalities this year. At this time in 2018, there were 22 fatal traffic crashes and 23 traffic fatalities.
These statements are from the initial assessment of the fatal crash and investigation is still pending. Fatality information may change.
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