Man run over by car in North Austin dies from his injuries

Police have identified the man who was run over by a truck in North Austin on Nov. 6 died from his injuries on Nov. 17.

In a Nov. 28 release, APD said David Hanner, 57, was crossing the street at 800 Wagon Trail and fell around 8:30 p.m. Nov. 6. A passing vehicle stopped and tried to block Hanner with his vehicle, but a motorist in a Ford Explorer drove around the blocking car and ran over Hanner.

Hanner was transported to University Medical Center-Brackenridge, where he died from his injuries. Hanner’s death was the 64th fatal crash and 65th fatality on Austin roads this year.

Police are still investigating this incident. Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call APD Vehicular Homicide Unit detectives at 512-974-5789.

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