Pedestrian Killed in Crash near Johnny Morris Road and Johnny Morris Cove in NE Austin

Pedestrian Killed in Crash near Johnny Morris Road and Johnny Morris Cove in NE Austin

One Killed in NE Austin Pedestrian Accident near Johnny Morris Road and Johnny Morris Cove

Austin, Texas (May 30, 2023) – One person was killed Monday morning in a pedestrian accident in northeast Austin, according to officials.

The deadly accident happened around 6:13 a.m., May 29, near the intersection of Johnny Morris Road and Johnny Morris Cove, east of the U.S. 183 tollway and north of Loyola Lane.

Officials said a person was struck by a vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim’s identity has not been released.

No other details were provided.

An investigation into the crash is underway.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, pedestrian, 18-wheeler, bicycle, and motorcycle accidents occur, including driver negligence, driver inattention, texting and driving, speeding, fatigue, failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign, or private drive, running a red light, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. While the factors listed above are the main causes of most accidents, there may also be other factors involved, which is why it’s important that an investigation be conducted before evidence disappears, especially in cases involving a fatality.  At Joel A. Gordon & Associates, we will act quickly to secure accident scene photos, interview witnesses, obtain police records, and secure other valuable evidence needed to win your case.  Call now for a free consultation.

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