UPDATE: Pedestrian critically injured in North Austin crash has died


9:00 p.m update: All lanes of Interstate 35 near Parmer Lane have reopened after Sunday’s fatal auto-pedestrian collision. A man was hit by a vehicle on the interstate around 4:30 p.m. and taken to the hospital with critical injuries, where he later died.

5:30 p.m. update: A man that was hit by a vehicle in North Austin on Sunday died at the hospital, Austin police said.

First responders were called to the scene of a vehicle-pedestrian collision at Interstate 35 near Parmer Lane around 4:30 p.m. Sunday. A man believed to be in his 20s was taken to St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center with critical injuries and later died, EMS and police said.

Two northbound lanes and one southbound lane of I-35 are closed as authorities investigate the crash, officials said.

Earlier: A man is critically injured on Sunday after he was hit by a vehicle in North Austin, Austin-Travis County EMS said.

First responders have been called to the scene of a vehicle-pedestrian collision on the northbound side of Interstate 35 near Parmer Lane, according to a tweet by EMS at 4:36 p.m.

Medics took a man who is believed to be in his 20s to St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center with critical, life-threatening injuries, officials said.

Two northbound lanes and one southbound lane of I-35 are closed for the crash, Austin police said. EMS has asked drivers to avoid to area and slow down for investigators.



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