AUSTIN (KXAN) — A bicyclist died after a collision with a vehicle near Brandt Drive on State Highway 71 westbound, just east of the U.S. Highway 183 interchange, in southeast Austin.
Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the scene at 5:50 a.m. The agency tweeted the area will be closed, including traffic on SH 71 westbound into Austin from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Traffic is being diverted on to Brandt Drive.
Traffic on the highway opened around 9:30 a.m.