Some scary news today: State Representative Dawnna Dukes was seriously hurt in a car crash on I-35 last Thursday, the Austin American-Statesman reported today.
The Representative posted the photo at right on her Facebook page along with several others. Her car was reportedly totaled by a tractor-trailer rig.
Dukes is at home recuperating. The House held a moment of silence for her today when they gaveled in.
Dukes has represented HD-46, including parts of East Austin and Eastern and Northeastern Travis County since 1996.
We wish her all the best as she recovers from the accident. Get well soon!