Deceased: Queen C. Benson, African American female, born 01-10-1996
On April 13 at approximately 4:19 a.m., Austin 911 received a call that a woman had fallen off a building. Austin Police and Austin-Travis County EMS arrived on scene. Ms. Benson was located lying on the sidewalk with obvious trauma and was unresponsive. ATCEMS attended to her however, she was pronounced deceased at 4:43 a.m.
Homicide detectives were on scene and interviewed witnesses.
The Travis County Medical Examiner has conducted an autopsy but is awaiting toxicology before making an official ruling.
Based on all information collected this is a non-suspicious incident.
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