Austin, TX – Man Injured In Interstate 35 Crash
Austin, TX (July 25, 2019) – On July 23, Austin-Travis County EMS and police responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 35 near Riverside Drive.
According to reports, a man was walking his dog in the early morning hours on Interstate 35 when he was struck by multiple vehicles on the roadway near Riverside Drive.
Both the man and his dog sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced deceased at the scene.
The drivers involved in the collision remained on-site and cooperated with law enforcement.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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