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Urgent crash reported south of downtown Austin

AUSTIN, TX – South Austin officials have reported delays resulting from a late-night collision in Riverside Tuesday.

The crash occurred within the 4400 block of East Riverside Drive at about 9:50 p.m. near the intersection with South Pleasant Valley Road, according to the Austin-Travis County traffic report page.

Officials have not yet released word of any injuries sustained as a result of the crash. However, motorists have been advised to avoid the area throughout Thursday night while it is investigated and cleared from the roadway.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Austin car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Two North Austin collisions reported within 20 minute period

AUSTIN, TX – Emergency services in North Austin have reported two separate collisions occurring within a very short period of each other late Tuesday night.

According to the Austin-Travis County traffic report page, the first collision occurred at about 10:04 p.m. near the intersection of East Parmer Lane and Harris Ridge Boulevard. The second crash happened on a residential street just a few blocks away within the 12900 block of Heyerdahl Driver.

No word on if any injuries were sustained as a result of either crash has been released as of yet. However, this situation is still developing.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Austin car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Police search for suspect in fatal San Antonio hit-and-run

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Officials with the San Antonio Police Department are seeking the publics’ help identifying the motorist responsible for a fatal July hit-and-run.

According to Fox 29, 21-year-old Antonio Lopez III was struck and killed while crossing South Flores Street near the intersection with Division Avenue on July 11th.

The only information police have on the vehicle involved is that it was a white sedan with windows tinted dark. The driver failed to stop or render assistance to the victim.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our San Antonio community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Texas car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Three injured in San Antonio 18-wheeler crash

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Three people were sent to the hospital following a T-bone collision involving an 18-wheeler south of San Antonio Sunday night.

The crash happened within the intersection of Palo Alto Road and Mission Gate at about 10:00 p.m., according to KENS.

Police believe a black sedan was struck by the semi when the driver unknowingly pulled in front of the truck. The collision caused the car to spin around, coming to a stop in the northbound lanes of Palo Alto Rd.

The two occupants in the car were transported to the hosptial in stable condition. The driver is said to have sustained “significant injuries.” The driver of the truck was also taken to the hosptial to be treated for minor injuries.

Authorities do not believe any charges will be filed, nor did alcohol play a role in the collision.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our San Antonio community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Texas car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Collision causes rush-hour delays in South Austin intersection

AUSTIN, TX – Officials in South Austin are reporting major delays resulting from a rush-hour accident off of US 290 Monday evening.

The collision occurred within the intersection of East Ben White Boulevard and Woodward Street at about 2:12 p.m., according to the Austin-Travis County traffic report page.

No word on if any injuries were sustained as a result of the crash has been released as of Thursday evening. However, officials recommend motorists avoid the area throughout the evening as delays are likely near this busy intersection.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Austin car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


2 Hospitalized following I-35 collision

AUSTIN, TX – Officials with Austin – Travis County emergency medical services transported two individuals to a local hospital following a crash along north Interstate 35 Monday afternoon.

According to the official Austin – Travis County EMS Twitter page, the incident occurred shortly after 1:10 p.m. within the 5500 block of North I-35 frontage road.

Upon their arrival on the scene, officials transported one individual to Dell Seton Medical Center with possible life-threatening injuries. Another victim was taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries. 4 others involved in the crash refused treatment at the scene.

Information on the circumstances leading up to the crash has not yet been made available. We will provide any pertinent updates to this ongoing story as they are released by North Austin police.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Austin car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Driver abandons truck after crashing into a guard rail

SAN ANTONIO, TX – San Antonio police found an abandoned pickup truck that had been severely damaged after colliding into a guard rail early Monday morning.

According to KENS, the collision occurred at about 12:00 a.m. somewhere between Ingram road and Wurzbach Road west of downtown. Police say the truck was found between the guard rail and retaining wall. No driver was found anywhere near the scene.

Officials have reason to believe the incident was the result of a “joy ride” after a child took a vehicle that belonged to their parents.

No injuries have been reported as a result of the collision.

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Three injured in multi-vehicle accident on I-35

AUSTIN, TX – Three people were injured Saturday night in a multi-vehicle collision on Interstate 35, according to a Tweet published by the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened at about 9:55 p.m. in the 7000 block of North I-35, also known as East Anderson Lane, in the southbound direction.

According to the ATCEMS, there were possibly five cars and a semi-truck involved in the crash.

At least three people received non-serious injuries in the accident, though it is unclear at this time if they were taken to the hospital.

The circumstances of the crash have not been made available at this time.

ATCEMS advised motorists to avoid the area in question, as delays were likely due to the cleanup and investigation of the accident.

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Man seriously injured in possible DUI crash in W San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO, TX – A man was severely injured this morning in west San Antonio after another driver ran a red light and crashed into him. The other driver may have been under the influence of alcohol.

According to KSAT, the accident happened near the intersection of Hunt Lane and Highway 151 at about 2:07 a.m. when a Mustang drove into the wrong lane of traffic at a high rate of speed. The Mustang failed to stop at a red light, then T-boned a minivan waiting at the light, which then collided with a pickup truck.

The driver of the minivan was trapped within the wreckage and had to be extricated by emergency teams using the jaws of life. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition. A passenger in the minivan was also sent to the hospital for treatment of non-critical injuries.

The drivers of the Mustang and the pickup truck were not injured in the collision.

The Mustang’s driver is suspected of having been driving under the influence.

The accident remains under investigation at this time.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the Austin car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Driver collides with an off-duty constable in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Officials in San Antonio responded to a collision involving an off-duty constable and a suspected drunk driver late Wednesday night.

According to KENS, the incident occurred along the Interstate 410 Access Road near the intersection with Texas 151 at around 11:00 p.m. The constable was near a construction site when the female driver drove through the security cones striking the constable’s vehilce.

The woman attempted to drive away but was stopped within the construction site. She was arrested shortly after when police suspected her of being under the influence.

No injuries were reported as a result of the crash.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Texas community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call the San Antonio car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.