Bicyclist killed after crash on SH 71
AUSTIN, TX – A bicyclist was killed after being struck by a car along State Highway 71, near Austin – Bergstrom International Airport, early Monday morning.
According to KXAN, the collision occurred on SH 71 westbound near Brandt Drive shortly before 6:00 a.m. Details regarding the circumstances that led up to the incident have not been made available as of Monday night.
Police have not yet released information regarding the identity of the victim or the driver involved in the crash. We will continue to monitor this developing story and provide any updates as they are made public.
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