News: Person fatally hit by car in early-morning crash on I-35

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was fatally struck by a driver on I-35 early this morning, according to KXAN.

The crash occurred on I-35 northbound near Wilshire Boulevard at about 5:25 a.m., when the driver of a pickup truck collided with a victim, who was not immediately identified.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver remained at the scene following the collision.

The lower deck was closed for about two hours after the accident as authorities worked the case.

The accident remains under investigation.

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