Austin Crash Report: Pedestrian hit, killed by vehicle in east Austin

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Crash Report – 7900 block of Decker Lane, Austin, TX


Report ID: 2023 March 18

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit 1: unidentified pedestrian

Traffic Unit 2: unspecified vehicle

Occupants: At least 2

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Yes

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition (Dry, Wet, Snow, Mud, Dirt): Unknown

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Unknown

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): Unknown


TRAVIS COUNTY, TX — One person died last Saturday night, March 18, after a pedestrian crash near Lake Walter E. Long in east Austin.

The fatal incident occurred in the 7900 block of Decker Lane at about 7:45 p.m. Austin-Travis County EMS crews responded to the scene shortly after.

According to authorities, CPR was already being administered to the pedestrian by the time crews arrived, but the victim succumbed to their injuries at the scene.

Motorists were told to expect part of the road to remain closed as investigators processed the scene.

The circumstances behind the event remain unclear. Austin Police did not say whether any charges were expected to be filed against the driver.

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