Pedestrian struck, killed in crash on I-35 near Airport Boulevard

Police lights.
↓ Advertisement ↓

A man is dead after being struck by a vehicle on Interstate 35 in Central Austin Monday night.

According to Austin police, the crash happened just before 7:45 p.m. in the 5300 block of North I-35, near Airport Boulevard and 51st Street.

Police said a driver was heading southbound on I-35 when a man ran across the southbound lanes, causing the driver to hit him with his 2010 Jaguar,

A man in his 30s died at the scene, according to medics.

↓ Advertisement ↓

Police said the driver remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators. No charges are expected to be filed against the driver.

On Nov. 29, police identified the deceased as Christopher Joseph Gorman, 36.