Sara Jo Gamond, a 44-year-old woman, tragically lost her life in a collision on December 9 on Interstate 35 in North Austin.
Sara Jo Gamond Accident: The Incident
On the morning of Saturday, December 9, 2023, around 5:51 a.m., the Austin Police Department (APD) swiftly responded to an incident on the 8500 block of North Interstate Highway 35 Northbound. The situation involved a collision between a pickup truck and a trailer truck. Tragically, upon arrival, the authorities found that the pickup truck driver, later identified as Sara Jo Gamond, had lost her life in the crash. At the scene, the driver of the trailer truck stayed present and is actively cooperating with the ongoing investigation. The details surrounding this unfortunate event are now under the careful examination of the APD as they work to understand the circumstances leading to this incident.
Cooperation and Appeals for Information:
The APD is actively seeking any information related to the crash and has urged the public to come forward with details that could assist in their investigation. Individuals with pertinent information are encouraged to contact the APD’s vehicular homicide unit at 512-974-8111. Alternatively, tips can be submitted anonymously online through the Capital Area Crime Stoppers Programme or by calling 512-472-8477.
Road Safety Awareness:
This unfortunate incident serves as a poignant reminder of the importance of road safety. As we navigate our daily lives, it is crucial to remain vigilant on the roads, adhere to traffic regulations, and prioritise the well-being of ourselves and others. The collaboration of the community with law enforcement is vital in promoting safer roadways and preventing tragic accidents like this from occurring in the future.