Man dies after being hit by 18-wheeler, other cars on I-35

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police say a man was struck and killed after an 18-wheeler and multiple other vehicles hit him on Interstate 35 downtown just after 3 a.m. Monday morning. Police say the man was trying to cross the interstate at the time.

The crash happened on South I-35 just north of the 12th Street exit.

According to Austin Travis County-EMS, paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene.

Police say the driver of the 18-wheeler stayed at the scene after the crash.

The southbound lanes of I-35 were reopened just after 7 a.m.

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