2 people hospitalized after multi-vehicle crash on Decker Ln
AUSTIN, TX – Two people were hospitalized as a result of a multi-vehicle crash on Decker Lane late last night, according to information published by Austin-Travis County EMS.
Vehicle rescue Decker Ln / Valleyfield Dr (22:14) Reported multiple vehicle collision with 1 patient pinned and reported to be unconscious. Extrication in progress. #MoveOverSlowDown or avoid the area. More information to follow. pic.twitter.com/qUtADCSBCd
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) May 14, 2022
The crash happened at Decker Ln and Valleyfield Drive at around 10:14 p.m., and involved one person becoming pinned and knocked unconscious.
The pinned victim and another person were declared trauma alerts by emergency personnel. The pinned person was taken to Dell Seton to receive treatment for critical, life-threatening injuries. The second victim was brought to the same hospital with possibly severe wounds.
The cause of the crash was not immediately available.
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