TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – Authorities have released the identity of a man who died after being struck by a vehicle last weekend on FM 812, southeast of Austin, according to KXAN.
The victim, 43-year-old Red Rock man Seth Joplin, was trying to walk across FM 812 when he was struck by a 2020 Toyota Tundra at about 7 p.m. on November 14.
Joplin died of injuries sustained during the accident.
The two occupants of the Tundra were not reported as injured.
Authorities are continuing to look into the crash at this time.
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