As we reported the annual SXSW festival is going on this week through the weekend and reports claim two people were killed and 23 injured due to a suspected drunk driver, who tried to run from police
According to police, the driver crashed through barricades and ran over several people attending the festival.
Two people were killed and 23 more injured after a suspected drunk driver, who was trying to evade arrest, crashed through barricades set up for a South By Southwest event and ran over several people. (TMZ)
The police say that the driver then hit a cab before crashing and tried to run from the police.
According to police, the driver then struck a cab before crashing. He then tried to flee on foot, but he was tracked down by an officer and shocked with a stun gun before being taken into custody. (TMZ)
Check out some footage from the incident below: