Update: Authorities identify man hit on I-35
AUSTIN, TX – The man who was hit and killed while walking on Interstate 35 on May 15 has been identified by Austin Police, KXAN reports .
Dawon Jermaine Davis, 31, was walking southbound between the Yager Lane and Braker Lane exits when he attempted to cross from the median to the west side of the highway.
A 2010 Mercury Grand Marquis driving southbound in the middle lane struck Davis at approximately 2:35 a.m.
The driver of the Mercury exited the highway and waited for police at the nearest gas station.
APD confirms that impairment, weather conditions, or road conditions play a factor in the incident at this time.
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