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Two injured in five-vehicle crash on I-35 in N Austin

AUSTIN, TX – Two people were injured yesterday in a five-car collision in north Austin that involved a total of five people, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened in the 12100 block of North I-35, in the northbound lanes, at 10:16 p.m.

According to the tweet thread, two victims were pinned inside their vehicle as a result of the major collision. They were later extricated from the wreckage by emergency crews.

One person was declared a trauma alert and was taken to the hospital for the treatment of injuries deemed potentially serious. Another person received minor injuries in the accident. The other three people were not hurt.

The identities of the victims and the cause of the accident have not been made public 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 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.


Nine injured, including 6 children, in FM 812 accident

DALE, TX (TRAVIS COUNTY)– Nine people, including six children, were injured in an accident yesterday southeast of Austin, on Farm to Market Road 812, according to the official Twitter account of Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 7:45 p.m. at the 13900 block of FM 812. Currently, the circumstances of the crash and the identities of the victims are unknown.

A teenager was airlifted to Dell Children’s Medical Center with injuries that were serious, although not expected to be life-threatening. One child was transported to the same hospital with potentially serious injuries.

The remaining patients, except for one who refused treatment, were taken to various local hospitals for the treatment of minor 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.


Biker injured after reportedly falling off Hwy 183 bridge

AUSTIN, TX – A biker was injured in an accident this afternoon after a reported fall in east Austin, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened at 3:12 p.m. at the 2900 block of Delwau Lane, which is the trail bridge located below Highway 183. According to witness reports, a biker fell off the bridge.

An unidentified adult was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at 3:37 p.m. this afternoon.

There are no details at this time as to what caused the accident.

We will continue to monitor this developing story and will update our blog as more information emerges.

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 bicycle 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.


Man arrested after driving through protesters near APD headquarters

AUSTIN, TX – A man was arrested after he drove through a crowd of protesters near the Austin Police Department headquarters, according to a report by KVUE.

The incident occurred last night on Eighth Street when an unidentified man attempted to drive through a crowd of protesters blocking the roadway. When the protesters did not allow him through, the driver began brandishing a gun at the demonstrators.

The driver then pulled over and surrendered to police officers, who took him and his vehicle into police custody.

There were no injuries reported in the incident, though it led to an increase in tensions between protesters and police. Multiple people were pepper-sprayed and arrested for crimes such as criminal trespass.

The protests follow a month of racial justice demonstrations across the country and around the world in response to the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis while in police custody.

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 pedestrian 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 in motorcycle accident in NW Austin

AUSTIN, TX – One person died Sunday afternoon in an accident involving a motorcycle and another vehicle in northwest Austin, according to the official Austin-Travis County EMS Twitter account.

The accident happened just before 5 p.m. near the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 2222 and City Park Road when a car and a motorcycle collided. The unidentified motorcyclist was then ejected from the vehicle.

Though CPR was performed on the victim, the driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene before 5:40 p.m.

ATCEMS advised motorists to avoid the area if possible due to extended traffic delays for the cleanup and investigation of the accident.

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 motorcycle 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.


Five children, one adult injured in two-car rollover accident

AUSTIN, TX – Five children and one adult were taken to the hospital after a two-vehicle crash on Sunday night that involved a total of 11 people, according to the official Twitter account of Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened just before 8:30 p.m. at the 4300 block of South US Highway 183 and involved two vehicles, one of which had rolled over in the crash.

One person was declared a trauma alert during the accident, and a total of six people, including five children, were taken to the hospital for the treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Five others refused treatment at the scene, for a total of eleven people affected in the accident.

There is no information available at this time regarding the identities of the victims or what led to the accident.

 

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.


Person injured in Lake Travis boating accident

POINT VENTURE, TX (TRAVIS COUNTY) – A person was taken to the hospital following a boating accident in the Lake Travis area Friday evening, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. in the 18200 block of Lakepoint Cove when a swimmer was hit by a boat propeller.

The victim was taken to the hospital with injuries that were deemed to be potentially serious.

ATCEMS reminded people to take care to practice water safety as more people moved to the water with the start of the summer season.

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 boating accident, call the Austin boating 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.


Swimmer injured by boat propeller in Lake Travis accident

AUSTIN, TX – A swimmer was taken to the hospital after they were hit by a boat propeller on Saturday afternoon, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 1:15 p.m. at the 5900 block of Beacon Drive, near Lake Travis.

According to initial reports, the victim was possibly “out of the water” and “in a boat” when the accident occurred.

They were airlifted to Dell Seton Hospital for the treatment of serious injuries.

There is no information about the circumstances of the accident at this time, and the identity of the victim has not yet been made public.

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 boating accident, call the Austin boat 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 injured in motorcycle vs. car accident in north Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A person was sent to the hospital after an accident involving a car and a motorcycle this morning near the Interstate 35 Frontage Road, according to a report by KXAN.

The accident occurred just before 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of the I-35 Frontage Road and West Howard Lane.

Emergency services took one person to the hospital with injuries that were deemed potentially serious.

There is no further information at this time regarding the identity of the victim or the circumstances that led to the crash.

We will continue to monitor this story and will update it as more information becomes 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 a car accident, call the Austin motorcycle 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.