Police ID pedestrian killed
Police said Thursday that the pedestrian who was killed on the Interstate 35 frontage road near Farmer Lane on Tuesday has been identified as Christopher David Conklin, 37. Police said Conklin was trying to cross the southbound frontage road at 9:46 Am. when he was struck by a silver Kia. The driver did not stop. Police are still searching for that car.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 974-8164. The death marks Austin's third vehicle-related fatality this year.