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Bicycle crash on Ben White Boulevard causes one critical injury

AUSTIN, TX- A crash involving a bicycle and a vehicle has critically injured a bicyclist on Ben White Boulevard on Friday night, according to Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services.

The accident was reported at approximately 9:24pm near the 7200 area of the eastbound Ben White Boulevard service road. The victim, a bicyclist, was critically injured in life-threatening condition, and was transported to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center shortly after.

We will be monitoring for further information. No other information on injuries was reported 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 Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Man on scooter dead fatally struck by car in central Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A man riding a scooter was killed when he was struck by a driver in central Austin early this morning.

According to KXAN, the collision happened at 2:51 a.m. near the intersection of Newfield Lane and Enfield Road as a man in his 30s riding a scooter was struck by a driver.

Despite life-saving measures, the unidentified victim died at the scene of the crash.

The driver remained at the scene and was not hurt in the accident. It is unclear if they will face any charges 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.

Bicyclist struck and killed by vehicle in Cedar Park

CEDAR PARK, TX- A  bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle in Cedar Park on Sunday, according to CBS Austin.

The incident occurred near the intersection of Cypress Creek Road and El Salido Parkway at approximately 7:50 am.

67-year-old David Lutz was critically injured after being struck by a vehicle. Paramedics transported him to an area hospital but he died due to accident-related injuries shortly after.

No information about the vehicle or driver is available at this time. We will be monitoring for 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.

Cyclist injured in collision with vehicle on Webberville Road in E Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A man was injured in a collision involving a cyclist on Webberville Road in East Austin on Tuesday evening, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The collision happened at 2727 Webberville Rd, near Zaragosa Street, at 7:21 p.m., when a white 2013 Hyundai, driven by a 28-year-old woman, collided with a pedal cyclist.

The cyclist, a 67-year-old man, sustained minor injuries in the crash.

The woman 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.

Bicyclist hit and killed in collision on Capital of Texas Hwy

AUSTIN, TX – A bicyclist was fatally struck in a collision on the Capital of Texas Highway in southwest Austin yesterday, according to KXAN.

The collision occurred in the 1300 block of S Capital of Texas Highway, near Westbank Drive, at about 8:15 a.m., when a car crashed into a bicyclist.

The victim, who was not immediately identified, died at the scene.

No further information is available 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.

Scooter operator critically injured after being hit by car on Congress Ave.

AUSTIN, TX – A scooter rider was severely injured after being struck by a driver on Congress Avenue yesterday afternoon, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.


The accident happened near the intersection of S Congress Avenue and W Riverside Drive at 2:07 p.m.

An adult victim was taken to Dell Seton Hospital with critical, life-threatening injuries. Medics were attempting CPR on the victim as of 2:26 p.m.

The victim’s identity and current condition were not immediately available.

Authorities asked drivers to avoid the area, as road closures were likely as investigators worked the crash.

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 scooter 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.


Person hospitalized after falling from bike on trail in Avery Ranch area

AUSTIN, TX – A person was injured after falling from a bike on a trail in the Avery Ranch area this evening, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.


The crash occurred at a trail located near the 10800 block of Dodge Cattle Drive at about 6:35 p.m., when a person fell from their bike.

The victim was rescued by first responders, then taken to the hospital with non-critical wounds.

Their identity was not immediately 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 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.


APD identify bicyclist killed at East Koenig and Clayton

AUSTIN, TX – Austin police have released the identify of a man who was struck and killed earlier this month while riding his bicycle near the intersection of East Koenig and Clayton Lanes.

The Austin American-Statesman reports that the incident occurred just before noon on February 5. 56-year-old Mark Davis was hit by an SUV as he rode against traffic on a one-way street in the area, just northwest of where US 290 meets I-35. Emergency responders took Davis to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the SUV that hit Davis stayed on the scene and has cooperated with the ongoing police investigation. It is not clear whether that person will face any charges.

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


Person hospitalized after falling on trail in Cedar Park area

CEDAR PARK, TX – One person was taken to the hospital after a fall on a trail in Cedar Park this morning, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident occurred in the 10900 block of Dodge Cattle Drive, near the Brushy Creek Trail, at 9 a.m., when a patient fell from their bike.

The victim, whose identity was not immediately released, was taken to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

The cause of the fall was not revealed.

No further information is 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 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.


Teen killed in Liberty Hill crash

LIBERTY HILL, TX – According to KVUE, a 14-year-old has died in a crash on State Highway 29 that took place on Saturday at around 8:30 p.m.

The accident occurred when a Toyota Prius struck the boy as he was riding a bike along an unlit portion of the highway. The victim’s bicycle did not have any lights.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. No charges have been filed 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.