Bobby Joe Duke Killed in Accident in Austin, TX
Austin, TX -- A vehicle vs. pedestrian collision in the area of Austin, TX claimed the life of Bobby Jo Duke Thursday, April 27, 2017.
According to media reports, the victim had just stepped off a Capital Metro bus headed west near 2500 E. Stassney Lane and was attempting to cross the street. For unclear reasons, the man was struck by a passing Chevy Silverado in the westbound lane. Mr. Duke was taken to a nearby hospital with injuries, but died a short time later.
The exact cause of the incident had yet to be determined at the time of the report's release.
The investigation into the incident is currently underway.
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