AUSTIN (KXAN) – A woman died Sunday morning after a vehicle hit her at the intersection of East Ben White Boulevard and Alvin Devane Boulevard. The crash happened around 7 a.m.
The Austin-Travis County EMS and the Austin Police department responded to the crash. They said the woman had been found near the road and the person driving the vehicle left the scene.
Officers later found the driver, APD said.
Police are investigating this as Austin’s 49th fatal crash of 2022. Fifty people have died in those crashes so far this year. Last year at this time, 51 people had died in 49 crashes.