Time: 6:59 a.m.
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Location: 500 W. Anderson Ln WB
Deceased: Unidentified male
On Wednesday, October 12, 2022, at approximately 6:59 a.m., Austin Police Department (APD) officers responded to a crash between a vehicle and a pedestrian, an unidentified male, in the 500 block of W. Anderson Ln WB. When officers and EMS arrived, they found a sedan had hit a man. The man died on the scene. The vehicle's driver remained on the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
Anyone with information regarding this case should contact the Highway Investigation Tip Line at 512-974-8111; utilize the Crime Stoppers tip line at 512-472-8477 (TIPS) or the Crime Stoppers app.
This incident is being investigated as Austin's 82nd fatal crash of 2022, resulting in 84 fatalities for the year. On the date of this crash in 2021, there were 92 fatal crashes resulting in 99 deaths.
These statements are from the initial assessment of the fatal crash, and the investigation is still pending. Fatality information may change.