Mark Rodriquez Killed in South Austin Pedestrian Accident on East Riverside Drive

Mark Rodriquez
Mark Rodriquez ID’d as Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Vehicle in Austin

South Austin, Texas (February 20, 2018) – The identity of the pedestrian who was killed in a collision in South Austin earlier this month has been revealed.

The fatal pedestrian accident occurred in the 7300 block of East Riverside Drive at about 7 p.m. February 6.

According to a local news source, 27-year-old Mark Antonio Rodriquez was walking southbound across the street when he was hit by an eastbound Chrysler 300.

Rodriguez sustained serious injuries and was rushed to South Austin Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries about a week later on February 14.

No word on the involved motorist was provided.

An investigation into the collision was yet to be concluded.

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