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Pedestrian killed in auto collision in NE Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a car in North Austin Tuesday morning.

According to CBS Austin, the collision occurred shortly after 8:50 a.m. near the intersection of Cameron Road and Ferguson Lane just north of Little Walnut Creek.

Paramedics rushed the injured pedestrian to the hospital, where the victim was pronounced dead. No information regarding their identity has been released, pending notification of family members.

Officials say the driver involved remained at the scene and is cooperating with the police investigation.

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 a pedestrian accident, call the Austin pedestrian accident lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Victim dies 2 weeks after South Austin hit-and-run crash

AUSTIN, TX – The victim of a hit-and-run collision in South Austin last month succumbed to her injuries over two weeks after the incident.

According to KXAN, 57-year-old Lisa Vann was struck by a dark-colored sedan within the 300 block of East Ben White Boulevard in the early morning hours of August 25th.

Vann was transported to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center immediately following the crash. Unfortunately, she died of her injuries on September 9th.

An investigation into the driver involved in the crash remains underway.

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 pedestrian 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.


Person taken to hospital after falling from bike on Greenbelt Trail

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital after they fell from a bicycle on the Greenbelt Trail in east Austin this morning, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened in the 3000 block of Delwau Lane on the Greenbelt Trail at 7:43 a.m.

The victim, who was not identified in the report, was conscious when emergency officials made contact and extricated them from the scene.

The victim was taken to Dell Seton with injuries to an extremity that were not expected to be life-threatening.

No other injuries were reported in the accident.

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 bicycle 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.


Pedestrian killed after being hit by pickup truck in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO, TX – A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a pickup truck in southwest San Antonio Thursday night.

According to My San Antonio, the incident happened within the 3900 block of Southwest Military Drive shortly after 10:00 p.m. The driver of the truck called police to the scene after he struck the man who, was reportedly standing in the middle of the roadway.

Police believe the truck driver did not notice the man standing in the road as he came over the top of a hill.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. No charges have been filed against the truck driver at this time.

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 pedestrian 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.


Pedestrian critically injured following accident on Riverside Dr

AUSTIN, TX – A person was taken to the hospital in critical condition following a pedestrian accident on Riverside Drive last night, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash happened in the 4500 block of E Riverside Dr, near Wickersham Lane, at around 10:30 p.m. when a person, who was not identified in the tweet, was struck by a vehicle.

The victim was declared a trauma alert and then taken to Dell Seton Medical Center with life-threatening, severe wounds.

The driver was not reported as injured.

It is unclear at this time if the driver stayed at the scene after the crash.

Authorities warned travelers in the area to expect long traffic delays as a result of the collision.

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 pedestrian 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.


Man allegedly runs over ex-wife in hit-and-run in SW San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO, TX – A woman died early Saturday morning in southwest San Antonio after her ex-husband allegedly ran her over with his vehicle, according to KENS 5.

The accident happened at about 2:30 a.m. when the victim, who was not publicly identified, was struck by a black pickup truck while she had been walking along the street. The driver of the truck allegedly then fled the scene.

The victim’s husband, 30-year-old David Estrada was at the scene when officers arrived to find the victim unresponsive. They later came to suspect that he was the driver who had struck and killed her.

He is facing charges of murder in connection with the victim’s death.

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 pedestrian 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.


Suspect flees police, running over one person and striking 2 cars in the act

SAN ANTONIO, TX – San Antonio Police have one suspect in custody after he allegedly ran over another man and struck two other cars Friday morning.

According to KSAT, 30-year-old Jose Alex De Luna was involved in an argument with another individual when he got in his car and ran the man down in the 4800 block of Birdie Lane.

After striking the man, De Luna put the car in reverse and hit two other parked cars nearby. He was taken into custody at home shortly before 3:00 a.m.

The victim suffered an injury to their leg and was transported to a local hospital. His condition remains unknown at this time.

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 a pedestrian accident, call the Texas pedestrian accident lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Pedestrian critically injured in South Austin collision

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was rushed to the hospital following an accident on South Congress Avenue late Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Austin-Travis County EMS Twitter page, the incident occurred at the intersection of Ramble Lane and South Congress Avenue at about 3:20 p.m.

Paramedics transported one adult patient to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center to be treated for potentially life-threatening injuries.

Details regarding the cause of the crash are still under investigation. We will continue to monitor this ongoing story and provide further information as it is made available.

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 a pedestrian accident, call the Austin pedestrian accident lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Pedestrian dead, driver injured in SW Austin collision

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian died and one person was taken to the hospital following a car accident Sunday afternoon in southwest Austin, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash happened just before 4 p.m. in the 4300 block of South Lamar Boulevard when a car collided with a pedestrian. The vehicle then struck a light pole, pinning the driver inside the wreckage for about thirty minutes.

The pedestrian died at the scene at about 4:15 p.m.

The driver was taken to South Austin Medical Center as a trauma alert with injuries described as potentially serious.

A third person, apparently an occupant of the vehicle, refused treatment at the crash site.

The identities of the victims were not made available.

ATCEMS advised drivers to avoid the area, as traffic delays were likely.

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 pedestrian 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.


Victim identified in fatal North Austin pedestrian collision

AUSTIN, TX – Authorities with the Austin Police department have released the identity of a man killed in an auto vs pedestrian crash in April, according to KXAN.

58-year-old Sawn West was walking with another individual on  Interstate 35 north of U.S. Highway 183 at about 10:30 p.m. on April 20th when he was struck by a truck traveling northbound.

West was pronounced dead at the scene. The second individual involved did not sustain any injuries. The driver of the truck cooperated with police at the scene and is not facing any charges.

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 a pedestrian accident, call the Austin pedestrian accident lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.