Austin Texas auto accidents take a heavy toll on the residents of our state capitol every year. The sobering statistics highlight the need to all drivers to be careful on the road for their own sake and the safety of others. The Texas Department of Transportation reports that for the year 2011 there were 11,353 automobile crashes in Austin, Texas. Of those accidents, 3,210 crashes resulted in 4,366 serious injuries. 47 Austin Texas auto accidents resulted in 53 Austin deaths. Click here for more information on motor vehicle accidents in Austin and throughout Texas for 2011.