Pedestrian dies from injuries in North Austin crash

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A 41-year-old man was killed last week while trying to cross a North Austin street. Police say Edward Floyd Fisher was walking south across Norwood Park Boulevard about 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 20 when a truck hit him. The 2014 Chevy Silverado was turning from Clock Tower Drive onto Norwood.

Fisher was taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge and died the next day.

Anyone with information about the collision is asked to call the Austin Police Department’s Vehicular Homicide Unit Detectives at 512-974-4424. This was Austin’s eighth deadly traffic crash of 2015 and the eighth traffic death of 2015. At this time in 2014, there were two deadly crashes and three traffic deaths. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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