Police search for fleeing driver after I-35 crash

Driver flees after crashing into a North Austin building on I-35 (KXAN Photo/ Paul Shelton)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police are searching for a driver who hit a building on I-35.

The crash happened around 11 p.m. on I-35 near the Capital Plaza. Police say the driver swerved to miss a pedestrian.

The car ended up driving off the road and into a children’s store in the shopping center. The driver then ran off.

Officers are interviewing witnesses to determine exactly what happened.

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