News: Authorities ID victim killed in Oct 14 pedestrian crash on Hwy 290

AUSTIN, TX – Authorities have identified a pedestrian who was hit and killed by a driver while he was walking across Highway 290 earlier this month.

According to the Austin Police Department, the crash happened in the 6800 block of E Highway 290 westbound at 6:38 a.m. October 14.

62-year-old Lee Roy Pryor was walking across the highway when he was struck by the driver of a Honda Odyssey van. The driver remained at the scene.

Pryor was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident, which was Austin’s 92nd fatal crash of the year, remains under investigation.

Adam Loewy can help you and your loved ones if you have been hurt while crossing the street. As an Austin pedestrian accident lawyer, he has experience helping people find justice after a painful crash. Call 512-280-0800 or use the online contact form for your free consultation.