City of AustinFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: APD Public Information Office 512-974-5017 Email
Time: 9:51 a.m.
Date: April 27, 2022
Location: 6800 block of N IH 35 SB
Deceased: Christian Stewart, White male, 10/07/1992
On April 27, 2022, at approximately 9:51 a.m., Austin Police Department (APD) officers responded to the 6800 block of N IH 35 SB involving a single motorcycle collision that hit a pillar. The motorcyclist was pronounced deceased on the scene. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to 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. You may remain anonymous. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.
This crash is being investigated as Austin’s 32nd fatal crash of 2022, resulting in 33 fatalities for the year. On the date of this crash in 2021, there were 33 fatal crashes resulting in 35 fatalities.
These statements are from the initial assessment of the fatal crash and investigation is still pending. Fatality information may change.