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One person suffers life-threatening injuries in Northgate Blvd pedestrian crash

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian was sent to the hospital in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle on Northgate Boulevard last night, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident occurred in the 9000 block of Northgate Blvd at about 7 p.m.

Initial reports stated that the victim was unconscious after being hit by the unnamed vehicle.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified, was taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of life-threatening injuries.

ATCEMS advised drivers to avoid the area, as traffic delays and road closures 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 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.


Person injured in pin-in accident south of Austin

CREEDMOOR, TX (TRAVIS COUNTY) – One person was taken to the hospital after being pinned in a collision in Creedmoor, located about 15 miles south of Austin, this morning.

According to the Austin-Travis County EMS, the accident occurred near FM 1625 and Old Lockhart Highway at 9:37 a.m.


One person was taken to South Austin Medical Center with injuries that were considered serious, but were not expected to be life-threatening.

Three other people in the vehicle refused medical treatment.

The victims have yet to be publicly identified.

ATCEMS advised travelers to avoid the area, as traffic delays and road closures 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 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.


One dead, another in critical condition after early-morning crash on I-35

AUSTIN, TX – One person was killed and another was seriously injured following an accident on I-35 early this morning, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The collision occurred in the 8900 block of the N I-35 service road at about 12:35 a.m.

One adult died at the scene.

A second adult was taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of severe, life-threatening wounds.

The exact circumstances of the crash and the identities of the victims were not made immediately available.

ATCEMS advised travelers to avoid the area, as traffic delays and road closures 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 an accident, call the Austin personal 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 person injured in possible pedestrian crash on Lake Creek Pkwy

AUSTIN, TX – One person suffered serious injuries after a possible pedestrian accident in the Anderson Mills area this afternoon, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The collision occurred in the 9900 block of Lake Creek Parkway, on the underpass, just after 1 p.m. According to ATCEMS, a bystander was possibly performing CPR on the victim when the call came in.

An adult victim was taken to the hospital in Round Rock with injuries that were potentially life-threatening. Their identity has not yet been revealed.

ATCEMS advised travelers to avoid the area, 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 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.


Austin woman hurt after truck driver fails to yield in N Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A woman was injured after a truck driver failed to yield, leading to a head-on collision on the Capital of Texas Highway on Wednesday morning, according to MyAccident.org.

The accident occurred on the N Capital of TX Hwy (Highway 360), near Wildridge Drive, at about 10:45 a.m.

The driver of a 2017 Mack truck, a 61-year-old man from Elgin, reportedly failed to yield the right of way while at a yield sign. The front of the Mack then collided with the front of a 2015 Mercedes-Benz, operated by a 24-year-old Austin woman.

The driver of the Mercedes suffered non-critical injuries in the accident.

The truck driver was not reported as hurt.

The weather was clear when the accident happened.

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 truck 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 injured after colliding with woman pulling out of driveway in S Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A 39-year-old man suffered possibly serious injuries after a driver failed to yield the right of way, causing a head-on collision in south Austin on Tuesday evening, according to MyAccident.org.

The crash happened at 8741 Brodie Lane at about 6:10 p.m. when the 28-year-old driver of a gray 2008 Honda failed to yield the right of way while pulling out of a private drive.

She collided head-on with a 39-year-old Austin man who was operating a black 2016 GMC.

The driver of the GMC suffered suspected serious injuries as a result.

The driver of the Honda, who was determined to be at fault, was not reported as hurt.

No further information is available 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 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.


One person severely injured after vehicle collides with bldg. in N Lamar

AUSTIN, TX – One person was severely injured after a vehicle collided with a building in the North Lamar area earlier tonight, according to a tweet posted by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened in the 1700 block of Rutland Drive at 8:34 p.m.

One person was declared a trauma alert and was unconscious when medics arrived at the scene.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified by officials, was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center for the treatment of severe, possibly life-threatening wounds.

Authorities advised travelers to avoid the area, as delays were likely, and to watch for first responders possibly still conducting their investigation.

No further information is available 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 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.


Man pleads guilty to intoxication manslaughter in 2018 Buda crash that killed 21-year-old

BUDA, TX – A man has pled guilty to charges of intoxication manslaughter in connection with a crash that killed a 21-year-old man in November 2018, according to KXAN.

The accident happened in Buda at the intersection of Treetop Way and Dove Drive after Cade Brown, of Kyle, reportedly had been drinking throughout the day.

Brown was reportedly going over double the speed limit of 35 mph when he ran off the side of the road and collided with a tree.

The passenger in his vehicle, Kaleb Nielson, 21, died as a result of the 2018 crash.

Brown was sentenced to 10 years in prison and will be in jail for six months starting December 10.  The judge suspended the sentence for 10 years, a common practice in plea bargains and Brown will instead serve a 10-year probation.

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.


One killed, another injured in accident on SH-130 in Pflugerville

PFLUGERVILLE, TX – A crash in Pflugerville on Wednesday morning led to the death of one person and the serious injury of another, according to KXAN.

The accident happened on the access road for southbound State Highway 130, near Pflugerville Parkway, at about 10 a.m.

One person died from injuries sustained during the crash, and a second victim was taken to the hospital for the treatment of serious wounds.

The circumstances of the collision and the identities of the victims have not yet been made 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 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.


Person suffers life-threatening burn injuries in E Austin structure fire

AUSTIN, TX – A fire in east Austin yesterday afternoon led to one person suffering critical burn injuries, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The structure fire broke out at 4:36 p.m. in the 5000 block of Blue Bluff Road, located just north of the Bud Dryden Airport.

An unidentified adult was taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of severe, life-threatening burns.

While ATCEMS did not immediately disclose the cause of the fire, they stated that EMS units remained on the scene to assist with firefighting efforts.

No further information is available 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 an accident, call the Austin premises liability lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.