Pedestrian-vehicle crash on Burnet Road causes traffic backups in Central Austin on Tuesday

Central Austin Traffic News

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle on Tuesday morning at the corner of Burnet Road and Koenig (Courtesy of ATX Transportation)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin-Travis County EMS as well as police and fire departments responded to a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian around 10:35 a.m. Tuesday morning.

According to ATCEMS, a pedestrian was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after the crash in the 5700 block of Burnet Road. Ultimately, ATCEMS reports the pedestrian’s pulse was regained.

The road was reopened and the crash was cleared just after noon.

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