Police identify 43-year-old man killed in NE Side crash

Christopher Hayslet was killed when his sedan crashed into SUV

Image of crash on I-35 access road near Walzem. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – A 43-year-old man is dead following a vehicle crash on the city’s Northeast Side early Thursday morning.

According to police, Christopher Hayslet was killed when he crashed his sedan into a dark-colored sport utility vehicle just before 7 a.m. on the I-35 north access road near Walzem Road.

Police said Hayslet was traveling eastbound on Walzem when it crashed into the SUV that was traveling southbound on the access road.

Police said a witness told them that the SUV may have run a red light when the collision happened.

A passenger was also in the car and was transported to Brooke Army Medical Center in critical condition.

Police said the driver of the SUV had neck and head injures, and was taken to local hospital.

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