AUSTIN, TX – Investigators with the Austin Police Department are searching for the individual involved in a fatal collision northwest of downtown Wednesday morning.
According to KVUE, the accident occurred at 7655 FM 620 around 7:00 a.m. Police say the victim was struck while attempting to leave an apartment complex. They were subsequently ejected from the vehicle and hit by multiple oncoming cars.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver who initially struck the car was transported to the hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
A female motorist said to be involved in the crash fled the scene before officials arrived. Police are still working to identify that individual at this time.
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