Pin-in collision near Barton Creek Preserve sends one person to hospital
AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital after an accident in west Austin that briefly trapped two people inside yesterday evening, according to a tweet published by the Austin-Travis County EMS.
#ATCEMS, @AustinFireInfo & @OakHillFire are on scene of a Rollover Collision at SOUTHWEST PKWY / BARTON CREEK BLVD (17:48). Initial reports of a 2 vehicle collision, 1 vehicle rolled, patients were briefly pinned inside. All patients have now been extricated, more info to follow.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) November 7, 2020
The accident happened near the Barton Creek Habitat Preserve, at the intersection of Barton Creek Blvd and Southwest Pkwy at 5:48 p.m. when two vehicles collided.
Two people were briefly trapped within the wreckage before being extricated by emergency staff.
One adult victim was taken to the hospital for the treatment of minor injuries. It is unclear at this point if the victim was one of the two people pinned in the crash.
No other injuries were reported in the collision.
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