x
Breaking News
More () »

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run on Airport Boulevard

The incident happened late Saturday night.

AUSTIN, Texas — A pedestrian was hit and killed by a driver who did not stop to help, the Austin Police Department said Tuesday.

On Saturday, Sept. 17, just before 10 p.m., APD officers responded to a crash between a vehicle and a male pedestrian in the 1100 block of Airport Boulevard. Police said the preliminary investigation indicates the man was crossing the roadway when he was hit by a vehicle that then drove away without stopping.

The pedestrian died at the scene.

Anyone with information regarding about this incident should call the APD Highway Investigation Tip Line at 512-974-8111, call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 512-472-8477 or use the Crime Stoppers app.

This crash is being investigated as Austin's 74th fatal crash of 2022, resulting in 76 deaths for the year. On Sept. 17, 2021, there were 81 fatal crashes resulting in 87 deaths. 

KVUE on social media: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube

PEOPLE ARE ALSO READING:

Austin restaurant named among top 50 in the US by New York Times

How to check if you're registered to vote in Texas ahead of the November election

Judge dismisses attempt to discipline Texas AG Ken Paxton's top aide for trying to overturn the 2020 election

Bad Bunny invited a Uvalde survivor to his concert in North Texas. He also helped buy her a new home

Paid Advertisement

Before You Leave, Check This Out