Rashad Owens (Bell County Sheriff’s Dept. for a 2012 arrest.)

Rashad Charjuan Owens, 21, was tasered and arrested after a car plowed into a queue of fans on a pedestrian walkway outside a venue late on Wednesday night. The collision left several victims severely injured before hitting and killing a man on a bicycle and a woman on a moped.

An eyewitness account described people being thrown into the air "like popping popcorn". Black Star Riders front man Ricky Warwick spoke of his relief as his wife survived the incident.

According to mySanAntonio.com, Owens was convicted of a DWI and leaving the scene of an accident in November 2011 in Fairbanks, Alaska. There was an active warrant out for his arrest at the time of the SXSW crash. More via Source

He is Facing the Death Penalty! Charged with two counts of capital murder by terroristic threat. Owens is also charged with vehicular assault. A conviction of capital murder in Texas can result in a sentence of death or life without parole.