Cyclist discovers body of man hit, killed by car in northwest Austin

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — A cyclist riding on W. Parmer Lane in northwest Austin discovered the body of a man who had been hit by a car Monday morning, according to the Austin Police Department.

Around 6:29 a.m. the cyclist found the man on the 5700 block of W. Parmer Lane, near McNeil Drive.

Police say the man who died had been walking as far over as possible on the shoulder of the road. They are searching for the driver who left the scene.

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