Woman killed while walking along I-35S frontage identified

Woman struck and killed walking along I-35 frontage near William Cannon.

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A woman who was hit and killed while walking along the frontage road of I-35 in South Austin has been identified as 26-year-old Jessica Hartley.

The crash happened around 5:30 a.m. on Monday along I-35 near William Cannon Drive. Police say the woman was walking along the southbound frontage road when a man driving a Jetta hit her. Hartley died at the scene.

The driver stayed at the scene. Police say they do not believe alcohol or speed was a factor in the crash.



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