AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was fatally struck by a garbage truck near downtown Austin early last Friday morning, according to KXAN.
Police say the victims was struck in a parking lot near the intersection of South Congress Avenue and East Riverside Drive at about 3:30 a.m.
The pedestrian died at the scene. Their identity is being withheld pending further investigation.
The events leading up to the deadly crash are unclear at this time. Our team will update this news blog as any additional information comes to light.
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