Bicyclist hit by car near UT campus

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — A bicyclist is recovering at Dell Seton Medical Center Friday morning after she was involved in a crash with a car near the University of Texas campus.

The crash happened in the 2800 block of San Jacinto Boulevard, near the Duval Street intersection, around 2:45 a.m. Austin police say the driver of the car, a gold Lexus sedan, stayed at the scene.

Police could not say whether the driver or the cyclist caused the crash.

Austin-Travis County EMS says the bicyclist has potentially serious injuries but they are not expected to be life-threatening. 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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