Pedestrian killed in crash on Springdale Road last week identified

June 19, 2017 - 8:13 am

AUSTIN (KJCE) - Police have identified a pedestrian who died as a result of injuries sustained in a crash last week.

Officials say 75-year old Arnold "Otto" French was crossing Springdale Road from west to east on Sunday, June 11 just after 9:15 p.m. when he was struck by a vehicle turning from Bandera Road to Springdale. He later died on Tuesday, June 13, as a result of his injuries.

Police are still investigating this incident. Anyone with any information is asked to call the APD Vehicular Homicide Unit Detectives at (512) 974-5594.

This is the 32nd traffic death in Austin this year; at this time in 2016, there were 31 fatalities.

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