AUSTIN, TX – According to tweets from the Austin Travis County EMS, one killed pedestrian has been killed in a crash on Ben White Boulevard near Manchaca Road.
#ATXTrafficFatality FINAL: 1800-1922 W Ben White Blvd Svrd Wb; #ATCEMSMedics have obtained a Deceased On-scene Pronouncement of 1 adult patient. Expect continued traffic delays & road closures & remain alert for investigators working. Avoid the area if possible.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) February 8, 2021
The incident took place on the westbound service road and was reported on Sunday at around 6:45 p.m. A vehicle struck a pedestrian who then received CPR. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene of the accident.
Significant traffic was reported in the area.
Further information has not been reported at this time. This post will be updated if new details emerge.
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