Man pronounced dead at scene of crash on Airport Boulevard Wednesday night


AUSTIN (KXAN) — On Wednesday night, Austin-Travis County EMS has pronounced a pedestrian involved in a crash at the 1140 block of Airport Boulevard in east Austin dead at the scene.

According to ATCEMS, the victim is a Hispanic man in his 60s who was initially reported to be “not breathing in the middle of the street.” Austin Police Department says he was crossing the road when he was hit by a car in the middle of the road and then hit by another car.

A pedestrian was hit by a car Wednesday, Jan. 8. on Airport Blvd. (Alex Hoder/KXAN)

Police say all drivers stayed on the scene and cooperated.

Austin police are reminding residents not to cross into the middle of the street. It’s a crime and can also be deadly.

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