Pedestrian killed, driver arrested after crash in south Austin


AUSTIN (KXAN) — A driver was arrested on suspicion of intoxication manslaughter after a pedestrian was killed in a crash in south Austin on Saturday night.

The crash happened at the 10000 block of Menchaca Road, near the intersection at Slaughter Lane, at about 10:36 p.m.

Austin-Travis County EMS said the pedestrian died at the scene of the crash, and the driver was arrested and taken into custody.

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