AUSTIN, Texas – A pedestrian is dead and a driver is in custody after a crash on Friday morning.
The pedestrian in his 40s was hit on Red River Street and Luther Lane at 3:07 a.m. The driver who hit him, 21-year-old Olivia Gruwell, has been arrested and charged with intoxication manslaughter.
Austin/Travis County EMS pronounced the man dead at the scene of the crash after attempting CPR.
Gruwell was found by police at a secondary location away from the scene of the crash where her car was recovered.
Police will release more information as soon as it becomes available.