Deceased: Daryl Wayne Anderson Jr., White male, (D.O.B. 7-13-83)
The preliminary investigation shows that a 2018, white, Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling eastbound in the 6600 block of E. Howard Ln. when it struck the inside curb. The motorcycle left the roadway and flipped several times in the center grassy median. The driver of the motorcycle was transported to St. David’s Round Rock Hospital where he was pronounced deceased at 8:32 p.m.
Excessive speed is not considered to be a factor. The driver was not wearing a helmet.
Anyone with information regarding this case should call APD’s Vehicular Homicide Unit at (512) 974-4424. You can also submit tips by downloading Austin PD’s free mobile app on iPhone and Android.
This is Austin’s 47th fatal traffic crash of 2019, resulting in 48 fatalities this year. At this time in 2018, there were 40 fatal traffic crashes and 41 traffic fatalities.
These statements are from the initial assessment of the fatal crash and investigation is still pending. Fatality information may change.
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