26-Year-Old Woman Injured in Hit-And-Run Accident on Alamo Street and MLK Jr. Boulevard in Austinjoelagordon
Woman Hospitalized after Austin Scooter Accident on Alamo Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Austin, Texas (May 20, 2019) – A woman was hospitalized after a hit-and-run scooter accident early Saturday morning in Austin.
Police said the crash took place at around 12:45 a.m. Saturday, May 18, on Alamo Street and East Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
A 26-year-old woman riding a scooter was hit by a white Kia sedan, whose driver fled the scene after the crash.
The woman was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the vehicle, Jerrell Bennett, 70, was later located and taken into custody for hit-and-run.
Police are investigating the incident.