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Person taken to hospital after falling from bike on Greenbelt Trail

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital after they fell from a bicycle on the Greenbelt Trail in east Austin this morning, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened in the 3000 block of Delwau Lane on the Greenbelt Trail at 7:43 a.m.

The victim, who was not identified in the report, was conscious when emergency officials made contact and extricated them from the scene.

The victim was taken to Dell Seton with injuries to an extremity that were not expected to be life-threatening.

No other injuries were reported in 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 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.


One person injured after being trapped in Hwy 290 crash

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital after being trapped in the wreckage of a collision on E Highway 290 last night, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

 

The crash happened in the 8500 block of the 290 service road just before 10 p.m. when at least one vehicle crashed.

One person was trapped in the wreckage for about fifteen minutes while authorities worked to extricate them. The victim, whose identity was not revealed in the report, was declared a trauma alert, then taken to Dell Seton with potentially serious injuries.

No other injuries were reported in the crash.

The circumstances of the crash have not been revealed 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.


Three people taken to hospital after Montopolis car accident

AUSTIN, TX – Three people were taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle car accident in the Montopolis area this morning, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 5817 E Riverside Drive, near the intersection with Grove Boulevard, when two vehicles collided just after 10 a.m. One person was trapped within the wreckage for about 15 minutes while authorities worked to extricate them.

The trapped patient and another victim in the crash were taken to St. David’s South as trauma alerts with potentially serious injuries. Another person was taken to Dell Seton Hospital with what ATCEMS described as a “potentially serious medical condition.”

The identities of the victims 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 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.


Pedestrian critically injured following accident on Riverside Dr

AUSTIN, TX – A person was taken to the hospital in critical condition following a pedestrian accident on Riverside Drive last night, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash happened in the 4500 block of E Riverside Dr, near Wickersham Lane, at around 10:30 p.m. when a person, who was not identified in the tweet, was struck by a vehicle.

The victim was declared a trauma alert and then taken to Dell Seton Medical Center with life-threatening, severe wounds.

The driver was not reported as injured.

It is unclear at this time if the driver stayed at the scene after the crash.

Authorities warned travelers in the area to expect long traffic delays as a result of the collision.

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 pedestrian 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.


Hiker injured in Barton Creek Greenbelt

AUSTIN, TX – Officials with Austin-Travis County emergency services transported one person to the hospital after extracting them from the greenbelt Tuesday night.

According to the official Twitter page of Austin-Travis County EMS, officials were called to initial reports of an unconscious person on the Barton Creek Greenbelt shortly after 7:30 p.m.

 

Upon their arrival, officials made contact with an adult patent who was conscious and prepped them for transport to a local hosptial.

The patient was extracted and taken to a local hosptial to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Details regarding what caused the accident have yet to be 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 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 injured after falling off greenbelt in SW Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A person was rescued by emergency crews Sunday afternoon after falling from the Bee Hive Wall greenbelt, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The incident happened at 12:12 p.m. at 4425 South MOPAC Expressway service road, in the Barton Creek Greenbelt area, after an adult fell about 15 feet onto the trail.

Emergency crews used a “big wheel” stretcher to move the patient from the trail.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified by authorities, was taken to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center with injuries described as potentially serious.

No other people were injured in 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 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.


Freeway accident reported near Oak Hill

AUSTIN, TX – Travis County officials have responded to an accident along US Highway 290 during rush hour Monday evening.

According to the Austin-Travis County Traffic report page, the accident occurred at about 4:50 p.m. along US 290 near the Convict Hill Road exit. No injuries have been reported as a result of the crash. However, this story is still developing.

Lane closures along this portion of US 290 westbound are likely to cause delays throughout Monday evening. Motorists are advised to find an alternate route or proceed with extreme caution on the freeway.

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 car 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


Neighborhood street closed due to afternoon crash

AUSTIN, TX – Officials in Austin responded to an accident that shut down a residential street just south of downtown Friday afternoon.

South Austin police were forced to shut down a portion of Greenridge Terrace of South Congress following a crash Friday afternoon, according to the Austin-Travis County traffic report page.

Information regarding what may have caused the crash has not yet been made available to the public as of yet. Greedridge Ter. has since reopened.

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 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.