An Austin man was killed Feb. 4 in a single-vehicle rollover wreck that occurred along Ranch to Market road (RM) 12 near Dripping Springs.
Gregory Ryan Mallory, 36, of Austin, was identified by authorities as the victim in the wreck.
According to a Texas Department of Public Safety spokesperson, the incident occurred around 12:44 a.m. Feb. 4 on RM 12 roughly four miles south of Dripping Springs.
A 2005 Cadillac CTS was traveling north on RM 12 at a “high rate of speed” when the driver lost control of the vehicle, the spokesperson said.
The vehicle entered a skid and then traveled off of the west side of the roadway before rolling over.
The driver, later identified as Mallory, was pronounced dead at the scene. Mallory was wearing a seatbelt, while road conditions were clear and dry at the time of incident, according to the spokesperson.