Posted: Oct 14, 2013 2:30 AM
Updated: Oct 14, 2013 2:31 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Up to a foot of rain in a 12-hour period has caused flash flooding in the Austin area. The Barton Springs subdivision north of Austin got 12.1 inches of rain and downtown Austin received 10.6 inches. More rain is forecast in the coming days.
DALLAS (AP) Police in Dallas say a pregnant woman was killed by an armed robber now on the loose. Stephanie Terlisner was shot in the chest Saturday night inside a home in the Southeast Oak Cliff neighborhood. Police have not identified a suspect.
BELLMEAD, Texas (AP) An elderly woman and her daughter are dead after a vehicle crash in Central Texas. Mary Jordan and Virginia Olivarez were killed when Olivarez's Hyundai collided with an oncoming Ford Taurus. The crash occurred Saturday afternoon on U.S. Highway 84 east of Waco. The driver and the passenger of the Taurus were both taken to the hospital.
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) Residents of several Central Texas communities are being recognized more than 70 years after they were displaced to make way for Fort Hood. Relatives of displaced families were honored with the dedication of a new historical marker at North Fort Hood. An estimated 470 families were displaced by the construction in 1942.