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Person critically injured after crashing into pillar on Research Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries following a collision on Research Boulevard this evening, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

Reports suggest the driver crashed into a pillar at about 4:25 p.m. at 8868 Research Boulevard, near Metric Boulevard. One person was entrapped within the wreckage as a result.

After being extricated by emergency crews, the victim, who was not immediately identified, was taken to Dell Seton to receive treatment for critical, life-threatening injuries.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Two people hospitalized after car collides with tree, building

AUSTIN, TX – Two people were taken to the hospital after a car collided with a tree and a building on the I-35 service road this evening, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

The collision happened in the 4600 block of the N I-35 service road northbound at 5:40 p.m., when a car collided with a tree and a building, resulting in one person being trapped within the wreckage.

After being extricated by emergency crews, the trapped victim was taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of critical, life-threatening injuries.

A second victim was brought to the same hospital with injuries that were not expected to be life-threatening.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

2 people hospitalized following pin-in collision on Riverside Dr

AUSTIN, TX – Two people were hospitalized following a pin-in collision on Riverside Drive last night, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash happened on E Riverside Dr and S Pleasant Valley Road at 9:51 p.m. and involved at least one person being pinned within the wreckage.

Two people were pronounced trauma alerts. One of those victims was taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of severe, possibly life-threatening wounds.

The second trauma alert victim was taken to St. David’s South with severe injuries.

A third person refused transport to the hospital.

The cause of the crash was not immediately available.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Collision on I-35 leads to lane closures and delays in Round Rock

ROUND ROCK, TX – A collision on I-35 led to traffic delays and lane closures in Round Rock this morning, according to the Round Rock Police Department.

The crash occurred on northbound I-35 near Highway 79 and Palm Valley at about 11 a.m.

All but the right lane were closed for a short time in response to the crash.

By 11:30 a.m., the roadway was cleared.

It is unclear what led to the crash or if anyone was hurt.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

2 people injured in multi-vehicle collision on Parmer Ln

AUSTIN, TX – Two people were injured in a multi-vehicle collision on Parmer Lane on Tuesday evening, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

The collision happened in the 700 block of E Parmer Lane, east of I-35 and near Parmer Ridge Drive, after the 61-year-old driver of a black 2002 Honda failed to yield the right of way when making a left turn.

A total of six vehicles, including the black Honda, crashed as a result.

A 37-year-old man driving a black 2015 Toyota and a 38-year-old woman driving a red 2011 Cadillac suffered possible injuries in the crash.

The at-fault driver was not hurt.

Also involved in the crash were a 27-year-old man driving a silver 2020 Chevrolet, a 37-year-old man operating a silver 2021 Toyota, and a 53-year-old man driving a silver 2019 Audi. These three drivers were not injured in the crash.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

5 people injured in early-morning crash on Parmer Ln

AUSTIN, TX – Five people were injured in a two-vehicle collision on Parmer Lane this morning, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash happened at E Parmer Ln and McCallen Pass before 6 a.m., when two vehicles collided.

At least one person was pinned within the wreckage.

Four adult victims, including the person pinned in their vehicle, were declared trauma alerts. Two of those trauma alert patients were then taken to the hospital with critical, life-threatening injuries.

Another patient was taken to the hospital with severe, possibly life-threatening wounds.

The fourth trauma alert victim was brought to the hospital for the treatment of possibly severe injuries.

A fifth person suffered minor injuries and refused transport to the hospital.

The cause of the crash was not immediately available.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Austin Police Department responds to urgent Southwest Parkway collision

AUSTIN, TX- An urgent crash with presumed minor injuries has been reported by officials on Southwest Parkway Wednesday morning, according to Austin-Travis County Traffic reports.

The Austin Police Department responded to the crash at approximately 9:57am near 5901 Southwest Parkway, with cross-streets of Foster Ranch Road and Vega Avenue.

No other information is available at this time. We will be monitoring for updates about the cause of the crash and related injuries as they become available.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Man injured after driver fails to yield at stop sign on Southwest Pkwy

AUSTIN, TX – A man was injured after an elderly driver reportedly caused a collision on the Southwest Parkway on Wednesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

The collision happened on the Southwest Pkwy near Vega Avenue at 9:46 a.m., after the 88-year-old driver of a maroon 2017 Lexus failed to yield the right of way at a stop sign.

The front end of the Lexus then crashed into the front-left quarter of a gold 2008 Chevrolet.

The driver of the Chevrolet, a 38-year-old man, sustained minor injuries in the crash.

His three passengers, one of them a minor, and the at-fault driver were not injured in the collision.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Update: APD officer dies at hospital following July 28 truck crash

AUSTIN, TX – An Austin Police Officer has succumbed to the injuries he sustained while responding to a call in East Austin early Wednesday morning, according to CBS Austin.

This is an update to a previous news story.

Senior Officer Lewis “Andy” Traylor was responding to an emergency incident at about 2:10 a.m. Wednesday on FM 969 Road, near Ed Bluestein Boulevard, when the driver of an 18-wheeler truck made a U-turn, then collided with his patrol vehicle.

Traylor and his vehicle were pinned beneath the truck’s trailer. He was then taken to Dell Seton, where he died yesterday due to injuries sustained in the accident.

Traylor is survived by his wife and five children, all of whom are under the age of 13.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Person critically injured after early-morning rollover on Research Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital with critical injuries following an early-morning rollover crash on Research Boulevard, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

The collision occurred in the 8500 block of northbound Research Blvd at 2:01 a.m., when a vehicle crashed and overturned.

Medics performed CPR and what were described as “extensive medical procedures” on a victim and were able to regain a pulse. The patient, who was the only occupant of the vehicle, was taken to Dell Seton to receive treatment for critical, life-threatening injuries.

Drivers were told to drive carefully and to expect heavy traffic delays near the scene.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

Note: Serious accidents happen every day in Texas. Our blog serves as a reminder of this devastating fact and we hope that increased awareness of the risks we all face every day helps us take further steps towards prevention. Our posts are sourced from local news outlets and are updated frequently. Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.