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Man injured after allegedly inattentive driver causes crash on Congress Ave

AUSTIN, TX – A man was injured in a crash that may have been caused by inattentive driving on Congress Avenue on Tuesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The crash happened at 4229 S Congress Avenue, near Industrial Boulevard, at 8:47 a.m., as the 66-year-old driver of a gray 2017 Lexus reportedly failed to pay proper attention to the roadway. He then failed to yield the right of way while making a left turn, and the right-back quarter of his vehicle was struck by the front-right end of a white 2016 Honda.

The driver of the Honda, a 27-year-old man, sustained possible injuries in the accident.

The at-fault driver was not reported as injured.

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 Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Man reported injured following head-on collision in Dessau

DESSAU, TX – A man was injured in a head-on collision in Dessau on Wednesday morning, according to information from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The collision happened on Dessau Road, near E Howard Lane and Fish Lane, at 11:34 a.m., then the driver of a white 2016 Nissan failed to yield the right of way while making a left turn.

The front of their vehicle then collided with the front end of a black 2013 Cadillac.

The driver of the Cadillac, a 48-year-old man, sustained possible injuries in the crash.

The other driver was not reported as injured.

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.

Early-morning crash on I-35 leads to delays and closures near Lady Bird Lake

AUSTIN, TX – A collision on I-35 led to closures and traffic delays near Lady Bird Lake early this morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin.

The crash happened on northbound I-35, near Exit 234 for Holly Street, at about 5:30 a.m.

The northbound lanes of the interstate were closed in response to the crash. Traffic was detoured to the frontage road at Exit 234.

By 6:18 a.m., the roadway was cleared.

It is unclear if anyone was hurt in the crash.

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.

California man injured in multi-vehicle crash on Capital of Texas Hwy

AUSTIN, TX – A man was injured in a multi-vehicle collision on the Capital of Texas Highway on Tuesday afternoon, according to information from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The crash happened on the S Capital of Texas Hwy (360 Loop), west of the Mopac Expressway, at 4:17 p.m., when the 16-year-old driver of a black 2010 Toyota rear-ended a white 2013 Toyota. The impact sent the white Toyota into the back of a gray 2015 Mercedes-Benz being driven by a 43-year-old woman.

The driver of the white Toyota, a 52-year-old man from California, sustained minor injuries in the crash.

The other two drivers were not hurt.

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.

Injuries reported in crash on Rio Grande St and 10th St

AUSTIN, TX – At least one person was injured in a collision on Rio Grande Street early this morning, according to the Austin Fire Department.

The crash occurred near the intersection of W 10th Street and Rio Grande St at 1:37 a.m.

Priority-two injuries were reported, which tend to be those that are possibly serious in nature. This was not immediately confirmed.

The cause of the crash was not 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.

Fire department reports crash at US-290 and FM 973

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from the Austin Fire Department, firefighters have responded to an accident at US-973 and FM 212.


This incident took place just before midnight last night. It is currently unclear what caused the crash. At least one person was injured in this incident.

This story will be updated if new details 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.

FM 973 reopens following crash between SH 130 and Decker Lake Road

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from TxDOT Austin, FM 973 has reopened following a crash between SH 130 and Decker Lake Road.


This incident occurred at around 11:45 a.m. yesterday when a crash took place in the southbound lanes. Drivers were advised to avoid the area. One lane reopened at around 1:30 p.m.

This post will be updated if new details emerge.

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.

UPDATE: Patient dies after car rolls into pond

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, one person has died after a car rolled into a pond near the Hill Country Galleria.

This incident took place at around 9 p.m. on Wednesday. The vehicle was found on its roof in the pond. Rescuers could not open the car’s doors and were forced to cut the vehicle open.

The victim was hospitalized but passed away. If new details are reported, then this story will be updated.

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.

Firefighters respond to accident on Braker Lane at Domain Drive

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from the Austin Fire Department, firefighters have responded to an accident on Braker Lane at Domain Drive.


This incident occurred at around 9:25 a.m. this morning. It is currently unclear what caused this accident. At least one person was injured in this incident.

If new details are reported, then this story will be updated.

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.

Car rolls into retaining pond near Hill Country Galleria

AUSTIN, TX – According to CBS Austin, a car rolled into a retaining pond near Hill Country Galleria last night at around 9 p.m.

This incident occurred on Market Street. The vehicle reportedly turned upside down in the water. An occupant in the vehicle was rescued and received CPR before being hospitalized.

This post will be updated if new details, such as the cause of the incident, are reported.

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.