I-35, U.S. 290 flyover has reopened after crash involving pedestrian 


Austin police shut down the flyover ramp from northbound Interstate 35 to eastbound U.S. 290 for more than an hour on Tuesday morning because of a crash involving a pedestrian.

According to police, authorities received reports of the crash around 7 a.m.

Austin-Travis County EMS crews arrived and found a man in his 20s with life-threatening injuries, officials said.

Medics took the man to University Medical Center Brackenridge.

Officers completed their on-scene investigation and cleared the scene around 9 a.m., police said.

Residual traffic is expected to continue in the area.


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