Officials respond to a vehicle rescue in Southeast Austin
AUSTIN, TX – Emergency services in southeast Austin have responded to reports of a vehicle rescue along U.S. Highway 290 Monday night.
According to the official Twiter page of Austin-Travis County EMS, the incident occurred within the 4900 block of U.S. 290 at about 9:10 p.m.
Initial reports are of a vehicle hanging off of the edge of an overpass and one individual trapped inside. This situation is still developing, we will provide any pertinent information as it is made available by South Austin officials.
Authorities are urging motorists to avoid the area throughout Monday night so the collision may be safely cleared from the roadway.
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