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One person suffers injuries after pin-in collision on Southwest Parkway

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital after being trapped in the wreckage of a crash on Southwest Parkway for over a half-hour yesterday morning.

According to the Austin-Travis County EMS, the crash occurred in the 10000 block of Southwest Parkway at 11:09 a.m., when a single vehicle overturned and trapped the driver within.


The victim, an adult who has yet to be identified, was trapped within the wreckage for over 30 minutes as crews worked to free them. The victim was declared a trauma alert, and after being rescued, was taken to St. David’s South for the treatment of possibly serious wounds.

A medical helicopter was originally called to the scene but was canceled due to poor weather conditions.

While it is unclear at this time what led to the crash, it is highly likely that icy road conditions may have played a role.

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.


28-year-old suffers possible injuries after driver runs stop sign

AUSTIN, TX – A 28-year-old woman was possibly injured after another driver ran a stop sign in south Austin this week, according to MyAccident.org.

The crash happened in the 1100 block of W Dittmar Road at 8:17 a.m. on Wednesday, when the driver of a blue 2004 Chevrolet, a 23-year-old man from Texas, failed to yield at a stop sign.

The front of a silver 2012 Honda, a 28-year-old Texas woman, struck the left side of the Chevrolet.

The female driver sustained a possible injury during the accident.

The male driver, who was determined to be at fault, was not reported as hurt.

Rainy weather was reported at the time 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 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 in critical condition after being hit by vehicle on Airport Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – One person sustained life-threatening during a pedestrian accident on Airport Boulevard last night, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash happened at the intersection of E 40th Street and Airport Blvd at 9:29 p.m., when one person was struck by a vehicle.

The victim, whose identity has yet to be released, was declared a trauma alert. The victim was taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of severe, life-threatening wounds.

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 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.


At least one person injured in accident at 1st Street in S Austin

AUSTIN, TX – At least one person was injured in a priority-two car accident this evening in south Austin, according to the Austin Fire Department.

The accident happened in the Dawson area, at the intersection of W Alpine Road and S 1st Street at 6:52 p.m.

The exact nature of the accident was not immediately revealed, though the accident was described as a priority two, which describes a serious emergency.

No further information is available 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.


One person suffers life-threatening injuries in Northgate Blvd pedestrian crash

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was sent to the hospital in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle on Northgate Boulevard last night, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident occurred in the 9000 block of Northgate Blvd at about 7 p.m.

Initial reports stated that the victim was unconscious after being hit by the unnamed vehicle.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified, was taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of life-threatening injuries.

ATCEMS advised drivers to avoid the area, as traffic delays and road closures were likely.

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.


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.