22-year-old woman riding moped killed in east Austin crash

A woman riding a moped was killed in a crash on Manor Road on April 17, 2017 (KXAN Photo)
A woman riding a moped was killed in a crash on Manor Road on April 17, 2017 (KXAN Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A woman riding a moped is dead after crashing with a privately-owned school bus on Manor Road in east Austin, Monday evening.

Austin-Travis County EMS medics were called to the crash, in the 4500 block of Manor near Lovell Drive, at 7:19 p.m.

Medics say the 22-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers are asking drivers to avoid the area. The driver of the school bus, which is used as a personal vehicle, stayed at the scene and is cooperating with officers.

Police said the road was slick, but couldn’t say for certain if it was a factor in the crash. Additional details were not immediately available.

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