Crash Alert: Pedestrian killed following Airport Blvd. collision

AUSTIN, TX-  A 21-year-old man died after being struck by a vehicle on Airport Boulevard near E 40th Street on Saturday, January 9th.

According to Fox7, Connor Avery Hughes was attempting to cross the roadway at about 9:21 p.m when he was struck by a 2012 Chevrolet Cruze.

Hughes was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries two days later on January 11th.

The unidentified driver remained at the crash scene and did not appear impaired.

This accident is still under investigation.

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