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Update: Victim ID’d in December’s pedestrian accident on Northgate Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – A previously-unidentified pedestrian who had been struck by a vehicle in December died of his injuries a few days later, according to KXAN.

The victim is 65-year-old Narciso Mejia Gutierrez, who was struck by a vehicle on December 18 at about 7 p.m., after he walked onto Northgate Boulevard.

The crash occurred near Colony Creek Drive, when the driver of a black 2007 Honda Civic was unable to avoid colliding with the victim.

Gutierrez was taken to the hospital, and died a few days later, on December 21.

The driver, who was not reported as injured, has not yet been charged with a crime.

Authorities continue to investigate the accident at this time.

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One person severely injured after vehicle collides with bldg. in N Lamar

AUSTIN, TX – One person was severely injured after a vehicle collided with a building in the North Lamar area earlier tonight, according to a tweet posted by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened in the 1700 block of Rutland Drive at 8:34 p.m.

One person was declared a trauma alert and was unconscious when medics arrived at the scene.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified by officials, was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center for the treatment of severe, possibly life-threatening wounds.

Authorities advised travelers to avoid the area, as delays were likely, and to watch for first responders possibly still conducting their investigation.

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 killed, another injured in accident on SH-130 in Pflugerville

PFLUGERVILLE, TX – A crash in Pflugerville on Wednesday morning led to the death of one person and the serious injury of another, according to KXAN.

The accident happened on the access road for southbound State Highway 130, near Pflugerville Parkway, at about 10 a.m.

One person died from injuries sustained during the crash, and a second victim was taken to the hospital for the treatment of serious wounds.

The circumstances of the collision and the identities of the victims have not yet been made available.

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.


1 child, 3 adults injured in rollover crash on Thunderbird Rd in W Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A child and three adults were taken to the hospital following a rollover accident in west Austin this afternoon, according to a tweet posted by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened in the 8800 block of Thunderbird Rd near Hwy 290 just after 4:45 p.m. when at least one vehicle rolled over an unspecified number of times.

One person, who was possibly ejected from the vehicle, was taken to St. David’s South for the treatment of critical, life-threatening injuries.

Two other adults were taken to the same hospital with injuries that were considered to be potentially serious.

Additionally, a child was taken to Dell Children’s with non-critical wounds.

Authorities did not release the identities of the victims or 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 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.


Woman injured in car crash near ACC Highland Campus

AUSTIN, TX – One person was injured in a two-vehicle collision on Airport Boulevard in north Austin on Wednesday morning, according to a crash report published by MyAccident.org.

The crash occurred on 6413 Airport Boulevard near the Highland Campus of Austin Community College at 8:37 a.m., when the driver of a silver 2011 Chevrolet ran a red light.

The driver, a 46-year-old Austin man, then collided with the front-left of a silver 2007 Mercury driven by a 44-year-old woman, also from Austin.

The woman received a non-critical injury in the collision, which caused moderate damage to both vehicles.

The driver of the Chevrolet received a citation for failing to obey a traffic light.

No other injuries were reported in 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 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.