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Biker injured after reportedly falling off Hwy 183 bridge

AUSTIN, TX – A biker was injured in an accident this afternoon after a reported fall in east Austin, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened at 3:12 p.m. at the 2900 block of Delwau Lane, which is the trail bridge located below Highway 183. According to witness reports, a biker fell off the bridge.

An unidentified adult was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at 3:37 p.m. this afternoon.

There are no details at this time as to what caused the accident.

We will continue to monitor this developing story and will update our blog as more 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 bicycle 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.


Child seriously injured following bicycle collision

AUSTIN, TX – A minor was taken to the hospital after their bicycle was struck by a motor vehicle.

According to KVUE, the accident occurred on a BMX Track in Walnut Creek Park just after 7:00 p.m. The child was taken to Dell Childrens’ Medical Center with possible severe injuries.

No word on how the collision happened has been released as of yet. However, the situation is ongoing and we will provide updates on the condition of the victim as they are made 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 a motorcycle accident, call the Austin bicycle accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill at (512) 883-3112 for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses


Bicyclist, driver struck and killed during police chase

HOUSTON, TX – Two people have died after a wrong-way driver refused to pull over during a police chase on Monday night, according to Fox San Antonio.

The accident happened along Veterans Memorial at around 9 p.m.

Harris County police officers attempted to pull over a driver for speeding, but the driver swerved into oncoming traffic lanes to avoid them.

The driver struck a bicycle rider and then crashed into an oncoming Buick.

The driver of the Buick and bicyclist were taken to a nearby hospital, where they both died.

The suspect faces two counts of felony murder for causing the accident.

The Houston car accident lawyers of Gibson Hill Personal Injury represent those who’ve been hurt or have lost loved ones in accidents caused by negligence. We have the skills and experience necessary to help you get the fair compensation you’re owed. Schedule a free and confidential consultation with one of our experienced car accident attorneys at 512-580-8334 or by reaching out to us online.


Child on bicycle struck by suspected intoxicated driver

SAN ANGELO, TX – A child on a bicycle was struck by a man who is suspected of driving under the influence on Wednesday, May 20, according to reports.

The suspect, 25-year-old Jesus Martinez, was driving with a passenger in his 2009 Chevrolet Suburban northbound in the 1800 block of College Hills Blvd when the incident occurred just after 5:00 p.m.

The child, a 7-year-old boy, was riding a bicycle east on College Hills when he was hit.

Authorities suspect Martinez was under the influence of an illicit substance when the incident occurred and charged with intoxication assault. The passenger, 25-year-old Devonte Carson, was arrested for marijuana possession.

The victim was airlifted to an Austin-area for treatment of his injuries.

The incident is still under investigation.

The San Angelo pedestrian accident lawyers of Gibson Hill Personal Injury represent those who’ve been hurt or have lost loved ones in accidents caused by negligence. We have the skills and experience necessary to help you get the fair compensation you’re owed. Schedule a free and confidential consultation with one of our experienced car accident attorneys at 512-580-8334 or by reaching out to us online.


Child hit by truck while riding bicycle

MIDLAND, TX – According to CBS 7, a child was transported to the hospital after being struck by a truck.

The child was riding their bike on Friday afternoon along College Avenue when he was struck by a red truck and the driver fled the scene.

The child was transported to Midland Memorial Hospital is in stable condition.

The Austin pedestrian accident lawyers of Gibson Hill Personal Injury represent those who’ve been hurt or have lost loved ones in accidents caused by negligence. We have the skills and experience necessary to help you get the fair compensation you’re owed. Schedule a free and confidential consultation with one of our experienced car accident attorneys at 512-580-8334 or by reaching out to us online.


Driver Arrested After Crashing Into Cyclist

A drunk driver was arrested after crashing into a cyclist, according to a February 18 article by Fox 7 Austin.

The incident occurred at the intersection of Sheraton Avenue and South Congress Avenue, around 11:00 PM on February 16. An officer found a 29-year-old cyclist lying on the side of the road with a serious injury. The cyclist was taken to the hospital with a broken femur. Later, they charged 38-year-old Travis Ashley with intoxication assault, a third-degree felony.

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 And Car Hit-And-Run Injured Rider

One man suffered injuries after his scooter was rear-ended by a car, according to a January 23 article by KXAN.

The incident happened around on Wednesday night, in the intersection of Newfield Lane and Enfield Road. The car driver left the scene after crashing into the scooter. The scooter rider, who was in his 30s, was sent to the hospital with non-lethal injuries.

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 Expected To Recover After Collision

A cyclist sustained injuries after a collision, according to a January 20 article by KXAN .

The incident happened in US Highway 290 Frontage Road near Northeast Drive. Authorities arrived at the scene around 1:45 AM, where they found the cyclist on the ground beside a totaled bicycle. In response, they performed CPR on the man then sent him to the hospital. Luckily, his vital signs were stable. Austin Police are investigating the incident further.

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.