I-35 in Round Rock back open after deadly auto-pedestrian crash

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ROUND ROCK, Texas (KXAN) — Round Rock Police reopened Interstate 35 in Round Rock early Wednesday morning after a deadly auto-pedestrian crash.

The Round Rock Police Department says the highway was closed between Old Settlers and Palm Valley Boulevards after a crash around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Police say German Chavez, 55, of Maryland, was crossing the highway from east to west and was hit by a car heading north. The driver of that car stayed on scene, was released later that night and no one else was hurt.

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