Editor’s Note: The Austin Police Department previously reported the crash involved a man. This story has been updated to reflect changes provided by APD on Friday.
AUSTIN (KXAN) — A motorcyclist is dead after a single-vehicle crash at Interstate 35 and East Ben White Boulevard in south Austin early Thursday morning.
Austin-Travis County EMS said the crash happened on the I-35 northbound to E. Ben White eastbound ramp just before 1:15 a.m.
The motorcyclist was ejected off the flyover, according to ATCEMS. The woman died at the scene, the Austin Police Department said in a release Friday.
Anyone with information on this case should contact the Highway Investigation Tip Line at 512-974-8111, use the Crime Stoppers tip line at 512-472-8477 (TIPS) or the Crime Stoppers app.
APD said this is Austin’s 87th fatal crash of 2022, resulting in 89 fatalities. On the date of this crash in 2021, there were 93 fatal crashes resulting in 100 deaths.