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Pedestrian severely injured in early-morning hit-and-run in downtown Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was severely injured by a hit-and-run driver in the downtown area early this morning, according to KXAN News and Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash occurred between 1000-1417 W Cesar Chavez Street near the N Lamar Boulevard bridge at 3:57 a.m., when a female pedestrian was struck by a driver who then fled the scene.

The victim, who was unconscious when emergency crews arrived at the scene, was declared a trauma alert and then brought to Dell Seton to receive treatment for critical, life-threatening injuries.

Police continue to search for the suspect driver and to investigate the accident.

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 Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Pedestrian severely injured after being hit by car at Koenig and Woodrow

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was severely injured after being hit by a driver near the Allandale neighborhood this afternoon, according to KXAN.

The crash occurred near the intersection of Koenig Lane and Woodrow Avenue at about 4:30 p.m., when a pedestrian identified only as an adult woman was struck by a driver.

The victim was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center to receive treatment for critical, life-threatening injuries.

The driver remained at the scene after the collision.

Drivers were told to expect heavy traffic delays near the scene of 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.

Pedestrian hospitalized with serious injuries after being hit by car in N Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was hospitalized with serious injuries after being hit by a car in north Austin late Friday night, according to KXAN.

The crash occurred near W Powell Lane and N Lamar Boulevard at 10:09 p.m., and involved an adult victim being hit by a vehicle.

The victim, whose identity was not released, was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center to receive treatment for critical, life-threatening injuries.

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.

Woman hospitalized after early-morning hit-and-run in Round Rock

ROUND ROCK, TX – A woman was hospitalized after a hit-and-run pedestrian accident in Round Rock early this morning, according to the Round Rock Police Department.


The crash happened on the northbound I-35 frontage road, near State Highway 45, at about 5:15 a.m., when a female pedestrian was hit by the driver of a white or silver mid-sized SUV. The driver then fled the scene.

The victim was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

Authorities are asking those with any information on the crash to contact the RRPD at 512-218-5500.

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 severely injured in early-morning pedestrian crash on S Lamar Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – One person was severely injured in an early-morning pedestrian crash on Lamar Boulevard today, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

The collision happened near the intersection of S Lamar Boulevard and W Gibson Street at 12:09 a.m., when a vehicle crashed into a pedestrian.

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

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.

Pedestrian critically injured after being hit by car on Parmer Ln

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was left with severe injuries after being hit by a vehicle on Parmer Lane late last night, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

The collision occurred in the 1100 block of W Parmer Ln at 11:59 p.m., when an adult pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.

The patient was declared a trauma alert, and then was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center for the treatment of critical, life-threatening wounds.

Drivers were told to expect delays near the scene and to avoid the crash site if possible.

It is unclear at this point if the driver remained at the scene after the accident.

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: Victim of fatal May 18 pedestrian crash is ID’d by police

AUSTIN, TX – Authorities have released the identity of the victim of a fatal pedestrian accident near a construction site on I-35 that happened on May 18.

This is an update to a previous news story.

The accident happened in the 1900 block of the N I-35 service road, near MLK Boulevard, at 6:20 a.m.

According to the Austin Police Department, the accident claimed the life of 31-year-old Brian J. Box, who was most likely struck by a driver who then fled the scene. Box was then hit by the driver of a 2008 Saturn.

Box died at the scene.

The driver of the Saturn remained after the crash and has cooperated with the investigation. Authorities do not intend on filing charges against them.

Police continue to investigate the crash and to search for the hit-and-run driver and their vehicle.

The crash is Austin’s 45th fatal collision of the year.

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.

Pedestrian critically injured after being hit by car on San Felipe Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was seriously injured after being hit by a vehicle on San Felipe Boulevard last night, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.


The crash occurred in the 7600 block of San Felipe Blvd at 8:40 p.m., when a vehicle collided with an adult pedestrian.

The victim was declared a trauma alert after authorities arrived at the scene. They administered CPR on the victim, then took them to St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center for the treatment of critical, life-threatening wounds.

Drivers were told to expect heavy traffic delays in the area following 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.

Pedestrian hit and killed near construction site at I-35 and Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, a pedestrian has been hit and killed near a construction site at the I-35 service road and Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard.

This incident took place at around 6:21 a.m. this morning. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

Few details have been released at this time. If new information is reported, then this story will be updated.

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 in crash on Burnet road near Koenig Lane

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from the Austin-Travis County EMS, a pedestrian has been critically injured in a crash on Burnet road near Koenig Lane.


This incident took place at around 10:30 a.m. this morning. The patient was reportedly knocked unconscious and sustained critical, life-threatening injuries.

If new details are reported, then this story will be updated.

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.