Fourth Person Dies From SXSW Crash

DeAndre Tatum, 18, succumbs to injuries

By Brandon Watson, 2:53PM, Thu. Mar. 27, 2014

DeAndre Tatum and Curtisha Davis
DeAndre Tatum and Curtisha Davis
photo by Facebook

A fourth victim has died as a result of the South by Southwest crash. Austin Police say that DeAndre Tatum, 18, succumbed to his injuries earlier today. He had been in critical condition since the incident.

Sandy Le, 26, Steven Craenmehr, 35, and Jamie West, 27, were also killed as a result of the alleged drunk driving incident. Tatum's girlfriend, Curtisha Davis, 19, was among the injured.

Rashad Owens is currently in jail on capital murder charges. His first appearance in court is scheduled April 9.

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