Bicyclist Killed in Northwest Austin Hit-and-Run Accident

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 25-Jan-2012

A hit-and-run that killed a man in Northwest Austin Tuesday night, may have been committed by the driver of a Ford F-150 pickup truck, police said.

Austin resident, 25-year-old Justin Patrick Murphy was identified as the bicyclist killed in the hit-and-run accident last night.

Although Murphy was not riding his bike with rear safety lights, police said the driver that struck him was probably well aware that they hit something in the road, and should have stopped.

The accident that occurred on a U.S. 183 service road near Oak Knoll, probably took place around 10:30 p.m., as Murphy was traveling home from work, authorities said.

If you or someone you love has been seriously injured or killed in a bicycle accident, call our bicycle accident lawyers in Austin, San Antonio, Killeen and statewide Texas at 254-633-2983, contact our wrongful death attorneys online or visit one of the 11 office locations for our hit and run lawyers in Texas for a free consultation today.

Our experienced lawyers, professional medical consultants, private investigators and caring staff will help you uncover answers to some of the details surrounding your accident or the fatal pedestrian accident of a loved one while seeking just compensation for your injuries and loss. We care. We can help.

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