Man killed in crash involving Capital Metro bus

(KXAN photo/Austin-Travis County EMS)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man is dead after being colliding with a Capital Metro bus in Northeast Austin early Saturday afternoon.

It happened at the 4600 block of Pecan Brook Drive at around 12:23 p.m.

Austin/Travis County EMS performed CPR on the driver of the vehicle who was a man in his 60’s. Medics then transported him the University Medical Center Brackenridge where police say he later died.

Medics say 6 passengers were on the bus at the time of the crash. One passenger was sent to St. David’s Medical Center with minor injuries. 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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