AUSTIN (KXAN) — One person is dead following a scooter crash along East 13th Street in east Austin Monday morning, Austin-Travis County EMS officials said in a tweet.
The call came in just before 2:30 a.m. at 2706 E. 13th St., near the intersection of Walnut Avenue, Austin Police said. A man was found with unknown injuries next to a scooter, Austin Police told KXAN.
The man died at the scene. APD initially were unsure the nature of his death, but confirmed Wednesday he he had been traveling down a steep incline when he lost control of his scooter. No vehicles were involved, APD said.
The investigation is ongoing.