According to a post placed earlier today on the Austin Subreddit (/r/Austin), the wife of Reddit user “Atomshang” was struck by a bicyclist on the UT campus this past Friday. According to the post and the police report, the victim suffered face lacerations and a cracked orbital bone.
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This photo was taken at the scene of the crash moments before the alleged perpetrator rode off without giving a statement. It was posted on Reddit earlier today.
If you have any information on the identity of the individual on the bicycle or the case itself, please do not post it publicly in the Reddit threat. Please contact the UT police at 512-471-4441. The officer on the scene was Officer Cisneros #1491. The case number is #1408395
Cover photo by Flickr user Tony Webster, Creative Commons licence