1 Injured in Del Valle Pedestrian Accident on Farm to Market 973

Del Valle Pedestrian Accident
Officer Struck and Injured by Vehicle on Farm to Market 973 in Del Valle

Del Valle, Texas (February 4, 2018) – An officer was injured after being hit by a vehicle in Del Valle on Saturday night, February 3.

According to a local news report, the accident occurred at about 9 p.m. on Farm to Market 973, south of State Highway 71 near the Travis County Jail.

According to a report by Austin Police Department, the officer was working on a scene of an initial crash when he was hit by a vehicle which sped away after the accident.

The officer reportedly sustained moderate injuries in the collision and was taken to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center for treatment.

Meanwhile, the police were yet to locate the hit-and-run motorist. The description of the involved vehicle was not provided.

An investigation into the collision is ongoing.

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