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Person critically injured in late-night rollover accident on Hwy 290

AUSTIN, TX – One person suffered critical injuries in a rollover accident on Highway 290 late Friday night, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.


The collision happened at 9293-9391 E Highway 290 eastbound at 11:03 p.m., when at least one vehicle crashed and overturned.

An adult victim was taken to Dell Seton with critical, life-threatening wounds.

Drivers were asked to avoid the area and to expect traffic delays near the scene.

No other information was immediately released.

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 Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Injuries reported in crash on Mopac Expy and Braker Ln

AUSTIN, TX – The Austin Fire Department responded to an accident with injuries on the Mopac Expressway service road this morning.

The crash happened on the N Mopac Expy service road and W Braker Lane, near the West Pickle Research Area, at 9:05 a.m.

Priority-four injuries were reported in the crash, which often refers to those expected to be minor in nature. This has not yet been confirmed.

No further details are available at this time.

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.

Crash on I-35 near Slaughter Ln causes road closures and delays

AUSTIN, TX – A collision on I-35 near Slaughter Lane led to traffic delays and road closures this afternoon, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin.

The crash happened on northbound I-35, before Slaughter Ln, at about 12:30 p.m.

The northbound lanes of the highway were closed as a result, with authorities rerouting traffic to the frontage road at Exit 227.

It is unclear at this point what led to the accident or if anyone was injured. Check back later for further updates on this developing news story.

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.

Woman reported injured after teen driver causes crash on FM 973

AUSTIN, TX – A woman was injured following a collision with a teen driver on FM 973 Road earlier this week, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The crash happened east of Lake Walter E. Long on FM 973, near Highway 130, at 8:16 a.m. Tuesday, when the 18-year-old driver of a gold 2004 GMC failed to maintain a single lane. The front of his vehicle collided with a gray 2019 Toyota being driven by a 68-year-old woman.

The female driver sustained possible injuries in the crash.

The 18-year-old was not reported as injured.

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 drowns after getting caught in hydraulic on Colorado River

AUSTIN, TX – A man drowned after falling from a raft and into the Colorado River this afternoon, according to KXAN.

The incident occurred near the 9100 block of Ramirez Lane in East Austin at about 2:40 p.m., when an adult male fell from a raft after going over a low-head dam. He was caught in a hydraulic and drowned.

Despite attempts to resuscitate him, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The identity of the victim is unavailable at this time.

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 reported hurt in multi-vehicle crash on I-35 in Georgetown

GEORGETOWN, TX – Two people were reported injured following a multi-vehicle collision on I-35 in Georgetown earlier this week, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The accident happened on I-35 near Williams Drive at 2:43 p.m. Monday, when a white 2017 Jeep, a white 2016 Ford, and a white 2015 Ram collided.

The driver of the Ford, a 57-year-old woman, was reportedly as possibly injured, as was the driver of the Jeep, a 28-year-old woman.

The occupants of the Ram were not hurt in the crash.

There was no word on the cause of 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.

At least 1 person killed in early-morning crash on Research Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – At least one person was killed in a collision on Research Boulevard early this morning, according to the Austin Police Department.


The crash happened in the 9400 block of Research Blvd northbound, near Stonelake Boulevard, at about 3:15 a.m.

At least one person died as a result of the crash.

In response to the crash, authorities closed the northbound lanes of the roadway near the exit for the Capital of Texas Highway.

Drivers were asked to avoid the area as authorities worked the crash. Their investigation continues at this time.

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 in pedestrian accident on Burnet Road

AUSTIN, TX – One person was critically injured during a pedestrian accident on Burnet Road on Friday night, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.


The crash happened near the intersection of Justin Road and Burnet Road at 8:20 p.m., when a driver collided with a pedestrian.

An adult victim was taken to Dell Seton with critical, life-threatening wounds.

Drivers were told to expect extended traffic delays as authorities worked the accident.

The identity of the victim and the cause of the crash are not available at this time.

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.

23-year-old man hurt in late-night crash on Spicewood Parkway

AUSTIN, TX – A 23-year-old man was injured during a two-vehicle collision on Spicewood Parkway earlier this week, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The crash occurred at 11545 Spicewood Parkway, near Pickfair Drive, at 11:17 p.m. Monday, when a white BMW collided with the back-left end of a black 2018 Mazda.

The driver of the Mazda, a 23-year-old man, sustained minor injuries in the crash.

The other driver, identified only as another 23-year-old person, was not reported as hurt.

The cause of the crash was not immediately released.

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 hurt after vehicle collides with pole on Research Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – A person was critically injured after colliding with a pole on Research Boulevard last night, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.


The accident occurred between 8907-8939 Research Boulevard service road northbound at 7:49 p.m., when a driver collided with a pole.

One person was unconscious when medical personnel arrived. Authorities performed CPR on the victim and were able to regain a pulse.

The victim was taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of critical, life-threatening injuries.

Drivers were told to expect traffic delays in the area.

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.