News: Woman dead after being intentionally run over in S Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A woman was killed when someone intentionally ran her over near the Dove Springs Recreation Center late last night, according to KXAN.

Authorities responded to a welfare check call at about 11 p.m. and found a woman who had been intentionally hit by a vehicle and suffered obvious, severe injuries.

The victim, who was not immediately identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident remains under investigation at this time.

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