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One killed in pedestrian crash on S Congress Avenue

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from the Austin-Travis County EMS, a pedestrian has been killed in a crash on S Congress Avenue near William Cannon Drive.

The crash took place at around 6:21 p.m. last night. Emergency responders pronounced the unidentified pedestrian dead at the scene.

Further details on the accident are not available at this time. This story will be updated if new information emerges.

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.


Pedestrian killed in crash after walking onto Highway 71

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, Jesse Gomez Jr. was killed in a crash on Highway 71 after reportedly walking onto the roadway.

The accident took place at around 6:18 a.m. When Gomez walked onto the roadway, causing cars to swerve around him. He was struck and killed by a Ford Expedition. Gomez was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

The driver who struck the man stayed at the scene of the accident and cooperated with the police. Charges are not expected at this time.

This story will be updated if new information is reported.

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.


Pedestrian killed in crash on TX-71 near FM 973

AUSTIN, TX – According to Fox7, a pedestrian was killed early this morning in a crash on TX-71 near FM 973.

The crash took place this morning at around 6:18 a.m. The victim was struck by at least two vehicles.

This crash is under investigation at this time. If more details on the accident are reported, 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.


Pedestrian seriously injured in downtown crash

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from the Austin-Travis County EMS, one person has been seriously injured after being struck by a car on the southbound I-25 frontage road near Cesar Chavez Street.

The crash took place last night at 10:50 p.m. The victim sustained serious, potentially life-threatening injuries in the crash. The patient was taken to the hospital following the accident.

Further information on the crash is not available 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.


Pedestrian injured in crash at the intersection of Springdale Road and Manor Road

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from the Austin-Tavis County EMS, a pedestrian has been injured in a crash at the intersection of Springdale Road and Manor Road.

The accident took place at around 10:47 p.m. last night. The patient has been declared a trauma alert. The victim sustained serious, non-life-threatening injuries in the crash and has been hospitalized.

Further information on the incident is not available at this time. If more information is reported, 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.


Authorities identify pedestrian killed in I-35 crash

AUSTIN, TX – According to Fox7, authorities have identified the pedestrian killed in a November 29th crash on I-35.

The accident took place near Middle Lane at around 12:44 a.m. 19-year-old Ramon Caal Cho was hit and killed while crossing the roadway. A grey 2012 Chevrolet Camero struck him. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

No charges are expected to be filed in this incident.

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.


1 killed and four injured in crash on Mopac

AUSTIN, TX – According to KVUE, one person has died and four have been injured after a vehicle struck a construction zone on Mopac yesterday.

The accident took place in the southbound lanes, not far from Parmer Lane. Just before 10 p.m., four pedestrians were struck and a motorist was pinned in their vehicle.

The car’s driver passed away following the accident and four construction workers were critically injured.

Further information on this accident is not yet 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 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 killed in pedestrian crash on Martin Luther King Boulevard near Airport Boulevard

AUSTIN, TX – According to tweets from the Austin-Travis County EMS, one person has died following a pedestrian crash on Martin Luther King Boulevard near Airport Boulevard.

The accident took place early this morning, just before 6 a.m. when a car struck a pedestrian. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash after resuscitation attempts.

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.


UPDATE: Police ID pedestrian killed in Oct. 21 truck accident

AUSTIN, TX – Austin police have identified the man killed in a collision with a semi on I-35 on October 21, KXAN reports.

This is an update to a previous post.

Police say that the incident happened as an officer was attempting to apprehend a pedestrian who was walking along the concrete barrier in the 7400 block of I-35. The officer turned on the cruiser’s warning lights, prompting a nearby semi truck to change lanes. The pedestrian then hopped the barrier and ran onto the interstate, where he was struck by the semi. His motivations for doing so are unclear.

The victim has been identified as Armando De La Cruz, 33. His death marked the 76th traffic fatality in Austin this year, an increase of nine over the same time window in 2019.

Have you been injured by a truck driver in Texas? If so, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your related expenses, as well as your pain and suffering. The Austin truck accident lawyers of Gibson Hill Personal Injury would like to discuss your case with you in detail. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced attorneys — by calling (713) 929-2757, filling out our contact form, or chatting with us online.


Police searching for suspect following hit-and-run crash on Slaughter Lane

AUSTIN, TX – According to Fox7, police are searching for a suspect following a hit-and-run crash on Slaughter Lane.

The accident occurred last night at around midnight near South 1st Street. A man was reportedly struck by a black Mercedes.

The vehicle fled the crash scene and the victim of the crash was hospitalized. His condition is currently unknown.

Police have not yet located a suspect. If more details on the incident are reported, 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 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.