Pedestrian killed near Austin-Bergstrom
AUSTIN, TX – An adult pedestrian was killed in a collision with a motor vehicle on E Ben White Boulevard near Austin-Bergstrom International Airport late this morning.
#ATCEMSMedics, @AustinFireInfo & @Austin_Police responding 8326-8348 E Ben White Blvd Wb (11:07) Vehicle vs pedestrian collision. 911 callers reporting a possible fatality. Expect #ATXTraffic delays, possible closures. More information to follow.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) June 29, 2021
Austin-Travis County EMS were called to the 8300 block of E Ben White Blvd at 11:07 a.m. after a motor vehicle hit a pedestrian. They pronounced the victim dead at the scene. While few details about the collision are available at this time, we will endeavor to update this blog with additional information if possible.
Prolonged traffic closures are expected, and motorists should avoid the area if possible.
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