The drunken-driving suspect who police say killed two people after smashing through a street barricade at SXSW did not use his brakes and even accelerated as he approached crowds. Rashad Owens is now charged with one count of Capital Murder.
A deadly crash doesn’t seem to be slowing down SXSW. Crowds have been packing venues near the site where an alleged drunk driver plowed into a crowd of concertgoers. A memorial for the victims and their families sits among the throngs of people.
The South By Southwest festival continued on Friday in Austin with the destructive car crash that killed two people still fresh on the minds of those attending.
Pop provocateur Lady Gaga began her appearance at SXSW on Thursday night by roasting herself on a spit like a gutted pig as her dancers basted her with barbecue brushes.
Foster the People made its first trip to SXSW four years ago, playing for basically no one. This year, the group is one of the marquee acts at the annual music festival.
The question so many people are asking is what was alleged SXSW crash driver Rashad Owens thinking? While it may be some time — if ever– before we know a definitive answer to that question, CBS 11 News has learned why the suspect was in Austin.
Two people are dead and more than 20 others are hurt in Austin, after a suspected drunk driver blasted through barricades and down a street packed with people attending the South by Southwest Festival.
CBS 11 News learned that a young couple from Fort Worth is among those injured in the Austin crash at the South by Southwest festival. Both remain hospitalized – one in a medically induced coma.
Two people were killed and more than two dozen people were hurt after a car plowed into a crowd at the South By Southwest festival in Austin early Thursday morning.
Two of rap’s top stars combined for a hit-filled show Wednesday night during South By Southwest, allowing Samsung to steal some of Apple’s luster at the annual music festival.
Neil Young loves quality sound and he’s willing to pay for it. Turns out a lot of others are, too.
Aloe Blacc enters the South By Southwest music festival this week riding the crest of his perfectly timed hit “The Man” from his new album, “Lift Your Spirit.”