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Single-vehicle crash on West 41st kills 2, injures 1

AUSTIN, TX- Two people were killed following a collision on West 41st Street early Thursday morning, according to CBS Austin.

At approximately 1:29 am near the intersection of West 41st and Medical Parkway, one vehicle slammed into a tree and a building after going airborne.

Both occupants were ejected and declared deceased at the scene of the crash shortly after. The third injured victim was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center.

We will be monitoring for further updates if 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 (713) 659-4000 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 Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

One killed and one injured in rollover crash on FM 812

AUSTIN, TX- A rollover crash on FM 812 killed one and injured another Sunday afternoon, according to local news sources.

At approximately 1:00pm, one victim was pronounced dead at the scene of an accident that occurred near the 10400 block of FM 812, near the FM 973 intersection.

The other victim was transported via STARFlight to Dell Seton Medical Center with potentially life threatening injuries.

We will be monitoring for further information.

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 (713) 659-4000 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.

One killed in Giles Lane crash with concrete pillar

AUSTIN, TX-  A man was killed early Monday after losing control on Giles Lane and crashing into a concrete pillar, according to Fox 7 Austin.

At approximately 12:11am, a driver in a green Chevrolet was headed northbound on Giles Lane, near East Braker Lane, when it lost control and hit a concrete pillar.

The victim was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center but pronounced dead shortly after.

We will be monitoring for further information.

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 (713) 659-4000 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 killed in one-vehicle Norwood Park Boulevard crash identified

AUSTIN, TX- Officials have identified the individual who crashed into a retaining wall on Norwood Park Boulevard earlier this month, according to KXAN.

The accident occurred early August 18 in the intersection of Norwood Park Boulevard and I-35. 37-year-old Sean A. Henderson II lost control and struck a retaining wall after failing to stop at a stop sign. He was pronounced dead the next day at a Round Rock area hospital.

We will be monitoring for further updates.

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 (713) 659-4000 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: Officials release names of 2 killed in East Austin crash

AUSTIN, TX – Austin Police have identified the two adults killed in a single-vehicle crash on US 290 last Friday that also injured a child, KXAN reports.

This is an update of an earlier post.

24-year-old Travyh Lamont was driving on US 290 near Cameron Road at about 6 a.m. on July 3 when he lost control of his 2007 Honda Pilot, hit a guardrail, and crashed into a concrete pillar. Avery and 22-year-old Olivia Sanders were pronounced dead at the scene while a child was air lifted to a nearby hospital for treatment. The child is expected to live.

The crash was Austin’s 41st fatal traffic accident of the year, and accounted for its 42nd and 43rd vehicular deaths.

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.


UPDATE: Name of woman killed in June 25 crash on Lamar released

AUSTIN, TX – Authorities have released the name of the woman killed in an accident on North Lamar Boulevard on June 25, the Austin American-Statesman reports.

29-year-old Shelby Bean lost control of her white Subaru Forester while driving in the 2600 block of North Lamar Boulevard, left the roadway, and struck a utility pole. Police responded to multiple emergency calls around 7:13 p.m., and arrived on the scene to find Bean’s boyfriend attempting to help her. Bean was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead at 7:46 p.m.

Police investigations are ongoing. Bean’s death was the 40th traffic fatality reported in Austin this year.

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


23-year-old victim of June 21 crash ID’ed

AUSTIN, TX – Authorities have released the identity of a man who was killed in a June 21 car crash on Jamestown Drive, according to a report by KXAN.

This is an update to a previous story.

The victim is 23-year-old Marcos Calderon, who died Sunday while riding as a passenger inside a green 2002 Chevrolet.

He was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, near the intersection of Jamestown Drive and the Research Boulevard service road, in the 8100 block of Jamestown Drive.

The Chevrolet collided with a silver 1998 Honda after the Honda crossed into the middle lane and into the other vehicle’s path. After the collision, the Chevrolet then hit a bridge support, killing Calderon and injuring three others in the vehicle. The three were sent to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

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 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.


One dead, three hurt in two-vehicle crash in N Austin

AUSTIN, TX – One person died, and three others were injured tonight in a two-vehicle accident in North Austin.

The official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS reports that the accident happened just after 6:22 p.m. at the intersection of Jamestown Drive and the Research Boulevard service road.

The unnamed victim was pronounced dead around 6:50 p.m. at the scene of the accident.

The other three victims received minor injuries during the crash. There is no word at this time as to if they were transported to the hospital.

ATCEMS advised travelers to avoid the area in question, as traffic delays 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 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.