City of AustinFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: APD Public Information Office 512-974-5017 Email
Time: 9:21 p.m.
Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2023
Location: 12300 block of FM 620
Deceased: Unidentified person
On Tuesday, March 14, 2023, at approximately 9:21 p.m., Austin Police Department (APD) officers responded to a crash between an SUV and an unidentified pedestrian in the 12300 block of FM 620. The unknown pedestrian died on the scene, and detectives are working to identify them. The driver remained on the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
This incident is being investigated as Austin's 22nd fatal crash of 2023, resulting in 22 fatalities for the year. On the date of this crash in 2022, 19 fatal crashes resulted in 20 deaths.
These statements are from the initial assessment of the fatal crash, and the investigation is still pending. Fatality information may change.
Anyone with any information should contact APD's Vehicular Homicide unit at 512-974-8111. You may submit your tip anonymously through the Capital Area Crime Stoppers Program by visiting austincrimestoppers.org or calling 512-472-8477.