Time: 8:29 p.m.
Date: Saturday, February 25, 2023
Location: 14100 block of North IH 35 SB
Deceased: Unidentified person
On Saturday, February 25, 2023, at approximately 8:29 p.m., Austin Police Department (APD) officers responded to a crash between an SUV and an unidentified pedestrian in the 14100 block of North IH 35. The unknown pedestrian died on the scene. The driver remained on the scene and cooperated with the investigation. Detectives are still investigating the identity of the pedestrian.
This incident is being investigated as Austin's 16th fatal crash of 2023, resulting in 16 fatalities for the year. On the date of this crash in 2022, 12 fatal crashes resulted in 13 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 about this crash 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.