Transcript for 2 Dead After Vehicle Plows Into Crowd Near South by Southwest
I'm John moment I -- market -- in for Diana -- -- we begin with breaking news. Hit and run accident in Austin, Texas. But the -- hosts the hugely popular. SXSW. -- and media conference. This morning at least two people are dead and two dozen are injured after a car plowed into a crowd outside one of the -- participating in the festival. Police say the driver was a drunken driving suspect being chased by police. The driver continued to drive after crashing through the barricades and hit numerous pedestrians before the vehicle stopped. The driver was taken into custody. Now some of the injured are in critical condition the two people killed were on a moped tens of thousands of people attend SXSW. That runs for ten days. The Austin music awards are presented last night we are still working on this story a full update later on Good Morning America.
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