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Two injured in Burnet Rd motorcycle collision

AUSTIN, TX – One person was critically injured and another was hurt in an accident involving a car and a motorcycle today near the Brentwood area, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened in the 5700 block of Burnet Road at 8:52 p.m.

One person was seriously hurt in the collision and is facing the treatment of life-threatening injuries at Dell Seton.

Another victim received non-critical injuries, though officials had yet to determine if they would be taken to the hospital or not.

The circumstances of the crash and the identities of the victims have not been made public at this time.

ATCEMS advised motorists to expect delays in traffic near the area.

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 motorcycle 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.


One injured in Menchaca Rd motorcycle accident

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital following a motorcycle accident yesterday on Menchaca Road in south Austin, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 8:30 p.m. in the 5500 block of Menchaca Road, when a vehicle and a motorcycle collided.

An unidentified adult was taken to the hospital with “potentially serious” injuries, according to ATCEMS.

The identity of the victim and the circumstances of the crash have not been released 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 motorcycle 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.


Victim identified in San Antonio motorcycle crash

SAN ANTONIO, TX – San Antonio Police have released the name of the individual killed in a Sunday night motorcycle crash on the Northeast Side.

According to KSAT, Dorrell Godley, 30, was traveling at a high rate of speed along 4400 block of Old Sequin Road. After colliding with another vehicle, Godley crashed and was ejected from the motorcycle.

Godley was pronounced dead upon paramedics arrival at the scene. No information on the other driver involved in the crash has been released.

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 San Antonio motorcycle 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.

Three dead, nine injured in Kerr County motorcycle club accident

KERRVILLE, TX (KERR COUNTY) – Three people were killed and nine were injured yesterday in an accident involving a motorcycle club that took place near Kerrville, located about two hours west of Austin.

According to KXAN, the accident happened just after noon on Medina Highway, also known as State Highway 16, when a person crossed over the center line and into the pathway of six motorcycles from the club, which was celebrating its anniversary.

Three people died at the scene and nine more were taken to the hospital with critical injuries, according to the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office.

The driver who caused the accident is facing multiple charges of intoxicated assault and intoxicated manslaughter.

Authorities continue to investigate the accident 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 motorcycle 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.


State Trooper sent to hospital after crash near teacher protest

AUSTIN, TX – A crash involving a car and a police motorcycle this morning sent a state trooper to the hospital, according to KXAN.

The accident happened just before 11:30 a.m. at Lavaca Street and 15th Street, near a teacher-led demonstration protesting the planned reopening of Texas schools.

The officer had his emergency lights on and was driving through the intersection when a 2006 Mazda turned left, into his pathway. The Mazda collided with the motorcycle, sending the trooper to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

The identities of the officer and the driver of the Mazda have not yet been released.

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 motorcycle 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.


San Antonio officer hospitalized after motorcycle accident

SAN ANTONIO, TX – A San Antonio police officer was transported to a hospital as a precaution after a minor motorcycle accident Wednesday morning.

The officer lost control of his motorcycle near the Frio exit ramp along Interstate 35 at about 10:00 a.m. According to KENS, the motorcycle slipped on oil that was believed to have leaked from another vehicle on the freeway.

The injured officer was transported to Baptist Hospital with a minor case of road rash and is expected to make a full recovery. The exit ramp was shut down for about an hour following the crash but has since reopened.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our San Antonio 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 San Antonio motorcycle 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.


Victim identified in fatal weekend motorcycle crash

TEMPLE, TX – Authorities in Temple have identified the victim in a weekend motorcycle accident on Interstate 35.

According to KWTX, Johnaton James Amaro, 34, of Austin was killed when he lost control and was ejected from his motorcycle on the freeway near West Nugent Avenue Saturday.

Information regarding how the incident transpired has yet to be released. We will continue to monitor this ongoing story and provide any further details as they are made available by Temple Police.

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 car accident, call the Austin motorcycle 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.


Motorcyclist seriously injured in Gilbert Rd accident

AUSTIN, TX – A motorcyclist was seriously injured early this morning in a single-vehicle collision in Hornsby Bend, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 2:30 a.m. in the 3800 block of Gilbert, according to ATCEMS.

The unidentified victim was declared a trauma alert and taken to Dell Medical Center with injuries deemed to be serious and potentially life-threatening.

There is no information available at this time regarding the cause of 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 motorcycle 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.


UPDATE: Police identify woman killed in weekend motorcycle crash

AUSTIN, TX – Austin Police have identified the motorcyclist who died after crashing into an SUV in North Austin Sunday evening.

Terri Lynne Campbell, 29, was attempting to cross the intersection of FM 2222 and City Park Road when she failed to yield to an oncoming SUV, according to KXAN. Paramedics attempted to treat Campbell at the scene, but she was pronounced dead shortly after life-saving measures were taken.

The driver of the SUV remained on the scene and cooperated with police. No charges are expected to be filed against the driver.

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 motorcycle 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.


One dead in motorcycle accident in NW Austin

AUSTIN, TX – One person died Sunday afternoon in an accident involving a motorcycle and another vehicle in northwest Austin, according to the official Austin-Travis County EMS Twitter account.

The accident happened just before 5 p.m. near the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 2222 and City Park Road when a car and a motorcycle collided. The unidentified motorcyclist was then ejected from the vehicle.

Though CPR was performed on the victim, the driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene before 5:40 p.m.

ATCEMS advised motorists to avoid the area if possible due to extended traffic delays for the cleanup and investigation of the accident.

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 motorcycle 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.