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Critical injury reported in vehicle fire on Woodwind Lane

AUSTIN, TX- One victim was critically injured after a vehicle fire on Woodwind Lane on Sunday afternoon, according to Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services.

The fire happened at approximately 12:27pm near the area of 1708 Woodwind Lane. Officials responded to the incident and found one person to be critically injured due to the incident. The victim was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center in life-threatening condition.

No other information has been released at this time.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Austin Fire Department responds to Southeast Austin car fire

AUSTIN, TX- The Austin Fire Department reported and responded to a mysterious car fire early Thursday, according to CBS Austin.

At approximately 3:50am, the AFD extinguished an auto fire near the 1600 block of Clubview Avenue. Officials found a sedan completely engulfed in flames at the source of the incident. However, no other vehicles were harmed and no injuries were reported at the time of the fire. The cause of the incident is under investigation.

We will be monitoring for further updates.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Officials report vehicle fire on State Highway 71

AUSTIN,TX- The Austin Police Department responded to a vehicle fire on eastbound State Highway 71 on Tuesday morning, according to Austin-Travis County Traffic Reports.

The fire was reported at approximately 10:06am near the 5244-5324 block of State Highway 71, near Granny Drive. The Austin Police Department responded quickly to the fire.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. Information on any related injuries is pending. We will be monitoring for updates as they are released.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Vehicle fire blocking southbound I-35 at Rundberg Lane

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, a vehicle fire is blocking southbound I-35 at Rundberg Lane.

The incident is blocking two lanes of the highway. Drivers may wish to avoid the area until the vehicle is cleared.

Further information on the incident has not been reported. The cause of the fire is still unclear. If more information on the fire is made available then this story will be updated.

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.


One dead after fire consumes vehicle near Austin-Bergstrom Airport

AUSTIN, TX – One person was killed in a fire that completely consumed a car near Austin-Bergstrom Airport late last night, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

 

The accident happened at the intersection of Burleson Rd and S US-183, west of the airport, just after 10 p.m.

Austin Police and Fire officials discovered one person dead at the scene, where a vehicle was discovered completely engulfed in a car fire.

The identity of the victim has not yet been released.

Authorities warned travelers in the area of heavy traffic delays and road closures as investigators worked on the case.

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 personal injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Vehicle fire causes major traffic on US-183

AUSTIN, TX – An accident on US highway 183 caused major traffic jams at the intersection with I-35 Sunday.

According to KXAN, the incident occurred on southbound 183, forcing officials to close down all lanes on that half of the freeway. Authorities believe the cause of the accident was related to a vehicle fire.

The southbound lanes have since been cleared and no injuries have been reported as a result of the crash or fire.

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 motorcycle accident, call the Austin car accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill at (512) 883-3112 for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses