Man killed in high-speed crash on the North Side, police say

Two others were injured in the crash, one of which was hospitalized

One man was killed after a high-speed crash on the North Side overnight, according to San Antonio police.
One man was killed after a high-speed crash on the North Side overnight, according to San Antonio police. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – One man was killed after a high-speed crash on the North Side overnight, according to San Antonio police.

The crash happened around 3:08 a.m. in the 8100 block of Blanco Road.

Authorities said the driver of a black convertible was traveling southbound on Blanco Road at a high rate of speed when he rear-ended a white BMW, also traveling southbound.

The driver of the convertible was killed from the impact, police said.

A woman in the passenger seat of the white BMW was taken to Northeast Baptist in stable condition, officials said.

The white BMW’s driver was treated at the scene but he was not taken to a hospital.

Investigators have yet to determine if alcohol was a factor in the crash and the investigation is still ongoing.

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Jakob Rodriguez is a digital journalist at KSAT 12. He's a graduate of Texas State University, where he served as the editor-in-chief of the student-run newspaper, The University Star.