Pedestrian critically injured after being hit by car on Parmer Ln
AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was left with severe injuries after being hit by a vehicle on Parmer Lane late last night, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.
#ATCEMS & @AustinFireInfo are on scene of an Auto vs Pedestrian Collision at 1100 W Parmer Ln (23:59). #ATCEMSMedics on scene reporting 1 patient involved, who has been declared a Trauma Alert. Expect #ATXTraffic delays in the area, avoid if possible. More information to follow.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) June 26, 2021
The collision occurred in the 1100 block of W Parmer Ln at 11:59 p.m., when an adult pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.
The patient was declared a trauma alert, and then was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center for the treatment of critical, life-threatening wounds.
Drivers were told to expect delays near the scene and to avoid the crash site if possible.
It is unclear at this point if the driver remained at the scene after the accident.
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