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Drunk Driver Hits Crowd at South By Southwest Festival - Killing 2

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Two people are dead, 23 others injured.

Police in Austin, Texas say a drunk driver crashed through barricades set up for the South by Southwest Festival -- hitting a large crowd outside a club.

Police say the driver then got out of his car and tried to run.

They shocked him with a stun gun and took him into custody.

The man faces two counts of capital murder.

Stay with us on-air and online as we continue to learn more details on this deadly incident.