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Woman possibly injured after driver ignores stop sign in N Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A woman from Austin suffered a possible injury when she was rear-ended by another driver who failed to stop at a stop sign in north Austin earlier this week, according to MyAccident.org.

At about 1:20 p.m. Wednesday, a 37-year-old woman from Austin was operating a white 2018 Toyota on the Scofield Ridge Parkway. She failed to yield at a stop sign, and the front of her vehicle collided with the back left of a white 2018 Honda, operated by a 68-year-old woman from Austin.

The driver of the Honda suffered what authorities suspect to be minor injuries as a result.

The other driver, determined to be at fault in the crash, was not reported as hurt.

The weather was clear when the crash happened.

No further information is available at this time.

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At least one person injured in accident at 1st Street in S Austin

AUSTIN, TX – At least one person was injured in a priority-two car accident this evening in south Austin, according to the Austin Fire Department.

The accident happened in the Dawson area, at the intersection of W Alpine Road and S 1st Street at 6:52 p.m.

The exact nature of the accident was not immediately revealed, though the accident was described as a priority two, which describes a serious emergency.

No further information is available at this time.

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Woman suffers possible injuries after being rear-ended in Laguna Loma area

AUSTIN, TX – A woman suffered possible injuries after she was rear-ended by another driver in the Laguna Loma area on Wednesday morning, according to MyAccident.org.

The crash occurred in the 3700 block of Enfield Road at 8:08 a.m. when a 42-year-old man from McAllen, operating a blue 2015 Toyota, was reportedly following too closely behind another driver, a 49-year-old woman from Austin.

The Toyota then rear-ended her vehicle, a black 2007 Chevrolet.

According to the report, the female driver sustained possible injuries. The male driver was not reported as injured.

The driver of the Toyota was determined to be at fault.

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Pedestrian killed in accident on I-35 in north Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A person is dead after they were struck by a car in north Austin late last night, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 10:50 p.m. outside a shopping center near the Tech Ridge area, at 12036 N I-35 frontage road.

The victim, whose identity has not yet been released, died at the scene.

The driver was not reported as injured.

ATCEMS warned travelers to avoid the area, as road closures were likely.

Check back later for further updates on this developing story.

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Pedestrian suffers severe injuries after being hit by car on Hwy 183

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was taken to the hospital after being struck by a vehicle in south Austin last night, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.


The accident occurred at 9414 S Highway 183 just after 7 p.m. when an adult victim was hit by a car.

The victim, who had been declared a trauma alert, was airlifted to St. David’s South for the treatment of serious, possibly life-threatening injuries.

The driver was not reported as injured.

Authorities warned drivers to avoid the area, as heavy traffic delays and road closures were likely.

The identity of the victim has not yet been revealed.

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Four people suffer major injuries in pin-in crash near Pedernales River

SPICEWOOD, TX – Four people were taken to the hospital after a pin-in collision near the Pedernales River last night, according to a tweet thread by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash occurred in the 24000 block of W TX-71 just before noon when multiple vehicles collided, pinning two people inside the wreckage.

The first pin-in victim was extricated from the vehicle after about 30 minutes and was taken to the hospital with severe, life-threatening injuries.

The second of the pin-in victims was rescued about 45 minutes after the collision was taken to the hospital for the treatment of serious wounds.

Two other victims were also brought to the hospital, with one of them suffering severe wounds and the second suffering from what ATCEMS described as “potentially serious injuries.”

A STARFlight medical helicopter was unable to assist with the rescue due to poor weather conditions.

The identities of the victims have not yet been made public.

ATCEMS warned travelers in the area to expect traffic delays and closures and advised them to avoid the location if possible.

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1 injured after allegedly intoxicated man causes 6-vehicle crash in Pflugerville

PFLUGERVILLE, TX – A six-vehicle collision on I-35 that reportedly involved intoxicated driving led to the injury of at least one person earlier this week, according to an accident report published by MyAccident.org.

The crash happened at 11:37 p.m. Tuesday night, at the intersection of I-35 and Wells Branch Parkway, which is located near the Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Cemetery.

A 41-year-old man from Austin, operating a black 2006 Infiniti, was reportedly under the influence when he rear-ended another vehicle, leading to a chain-reaction crash involving a total of six vehicles: the Infiniti, a black 2002 Honda, a white 1999 Chevrolet, a black 2011 Honda, a silver 2016 Ford, and a white 2017 Dodge.

The driver of the 2002 Honda, a 27-year-old man from Pflugerville, was reported as possibly injured.

All drivers involved in the accident were wearing their seatbelts when the crash occurred.

No other injuries have been reported at this time.

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Two firefighters seriously hurt in fleet accident in Burnet County

OAKALLA, TX (BURNET COUNTY) – An accident at a fire department in Burnet County caused serious injuries to two of the firefighters yesterday, according to KXAN.

The accident happened on Saturday morning in Oakalla, which is located north of Austin, about 13 miles southwest of Killeen, when the Oakalla Volunteer Fire Department faced a fleet accident while responding to a call.

Two of the firefighters were seriously injured as a result.

The OVFD canceled an event scheduled for that evening as a result.

The identities of the victims and the cause of the accident have not yet been released.

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Four people injured in Bouldin Creek pin-in collision early Saturday morning

AUSTIN, TX – Four people were injured, one critically, in an accident that took place in the Bouldin Creek neighborhood of south Austin early this morning.

According to a tweet posted by the Austin-Travis County EMS, the accident happened at the intersection of S 1st and W Mary St at 3:07 a.m. when two vehicles collided, pinning two people within the wreckage.

Four people, none of whom were publicly identified in the tweet thread, were declared trauma alerts by EMS staff. One of those victims was taken to Dell Seton with critical, life-threatening wounds. The three remaining victims were taken to local hospitals with wounds described as possibly serious, but not life-threatening.

ATCEMS advised travelers in the area to avoid the scene, as traffic delays and road closures were likely.

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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.

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.

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.