AUSTIN, TX – Authorities with the Austin Police department have released the identity of a man killed in an auto vs pedestrian crash in April, according to KXAN.
58-year-old Sawn West was walking with another individual on Interstate 35 north of U.S. Highway 183 at about 10:30 p.m. on April 20th when he was struck by a truck traveling northbound.
West was pronounced dead at the scene. The second individual involved did not sustain any injuries. The driver of the truck cooperated with police at the scene and is not facing any charges.
AUSTIN, TX – Authorities with the Austin Police Department identified the female pedestrian killed in a South Austin collision in early July.
According to KXAN, 71-year-old Charlotte Dukes was struck by the driver of a Honda Civic within the eastbound lanes of Stasseney Lane near the intersection with Mira Lane on July 10th.
Dukes was hospitalized for 20 days before succumbing to her injuries on July 30th. The driver involved in the collision remained on the scene of the crash and continues to cooperate with the police.
No word on if any charges will be filed in connection to the incident has been released as of yet.
AUSTIN, TX – Police in North Austin have identified the elderly man who was killed in an auto vs pedestrian collision on Friday, July 17th.
According to police, Ronnie Dawson Lindsey, 72, was struck while attempting to cross the street within the 800 block of East Rundberg Lane shortly before 9:45 a.m. Lindsey was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center where he died several days later, on July 24th.
No word on whether any charges will be filed against the driver has been released as of yet.
AUSTIN, TX – North Austin officials responded to reports of a dead body laying on Research Boulevard early Wednesday morning.
According to The Austin American Statesman, the call came in just before 1:30 a.m. of a possible deceased person in the middle of the road near the intersection of Research Boulevard and Burnet Road.
Paramedics pronounced the female patient deceased upon thier arrival at the scene. An investigation into the cause of death is currently underway.
TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – Officials in Bee Cave have reported a fatality after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle along a busy freeway Wednesday.
The accident happened on Bee Cave Parkway at the intersection with RM 620 at about 6:00 a.m., according to the Austin American-Statesman.
Emergency Medical Services pronounced the pedestrian deceased when they arrived at the scene. Details regarding how the accident transpired and the identity of the pedestrian have not been made available.
Bee Cave Pkwy. has since reopened following the crash.