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Motorcyclist killed in Central Austin crash

The incident occurred late Wednesday night on North Lamar Boulevard near San Gabriel Street.

AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Police Department is investigating after a motorcyclist was killed in a Central Austin crash late Wednesday night.

Austin-Travis County EMS said the crash happened on North Lamar Boulevard near San Gabriel Street around 11:58 p.m.

KVUE confirmed that an Austin police officer saw the motorcyclist lose control and crash. The officer stopped to perform life-saving measures.

The motorcyclist was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center, where he died from his injuries. He was identified as Kevin O'Neal, 27.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact the Highway Investigation Tip Line at 512-974-8111.

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