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At least one person hurt in crash on Hwy 290 service road

AUSTIN, TX – The Austin Fire Department responded to an accident with injuries on the U.S. 290 service road this evening.

According to the department’s incident feed, the crash happened at 6:28 p.m. near 10037 E U.S. 290 service road eastbound, west of Highway 130.

At least one person was injured in the crash. Their identity and condition were not immediately 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 Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Update: Officials ID victims killed in July 10 crash on I-35 and E 53rd St

AUSTIN, TX – Authorities have identified the two men who were killed after their car fell off the side of the I-35 frontage road bridge on July 10, according to KXAN.

This is an update to a previous news story.

The crash occurred in the 5200 block of the N I-35 frontage road, near E 53rd Street, at about 4:20 a.m., when a vehicle fell off the frontage road bridge and onto the roadway below.

20-year-old David Bearden and 38-year-old Charlie Jackson, both of whom were passengers, were ejected during the crash. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

A third passenger was taken to the hospital with critical injuries.

The driver then fled the scene.

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 rollover crash on Monterey Oaks near Hwy 290

AUSTIN, TX – One person was critically injured during a single-vehicle rollover crash near Highway 290 and the Mopac Expressway this evening, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.


The collision occurred at 8:12 p.m. on Monterey Oaks Boulevard, west of the Mopac Expy and near the ramp to W Hwy 290 eastbound, after a vehicle crashed and overturned.

One person was pinned within the wreckage and knocked unconscious. The victim was extricated from the crash by emergency crews, who then performed CPR. They were taken to St. David’s South to receive treatment for critical, life-threatening wounds.

A second person was injured in the accident, but refused treatment at the scene.

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 dead, 1 hospitalized following multi-vehicle crash on E 53rd St

AUSTIN, TX – Two people were killed, and another was taken to the hospital following a multi-vehicle crash on E 53rd Street early this morning, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash happened at 4:20 a.m. on E 53rd Street, near the southbound I-35 service road ramp, when three vehicles collided.

Multiple people may have been ejected during the crash.

Two people were pronounced dead at the scene.

A third victim was declared a trauma alert, then taken to Dell Seton Medical Center to receive treatment for critical, life-threatening injuries.

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

Person killed in single-vehicle crash on SH-130 in E Travis County

PFLUGERVILLE, TX – One person was killed late last night in a single-vehicle accident on State Highway 130 in eastern Travis County, according to KXAN.

The crash occurred at 12813 S SH-130 northbound at about 11:25 p.m., when a vehicle crashed, causing one person to be trapped within the wreckage.

The victim, who was not immediately identified, died at the scene.

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.

1 person critically injured in car vs. motorcycle crash on Alpine Rd

AUSTIN, TX – One person was severely injured in a motorcycle accident on Alpine Road yesterday afternoon, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.


The crash happened on E Alpine Road and S Congress Avenue at 3:21 p.m., when a car and a motorcycle collided.

One adult victim was declared a trauma alert, and then was taken to South Austin Medical Center with severe, life-threatening wounds.

No other people were hurt in 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.

1 person killed, 2 seriously injured in multi-vehicle crash on Ben White Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – One person was killed and another two were injured in a multi-vehicle collision on Ben White Boulevard early yesterday morning, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.


The crash happened in the 500 block of eastbound W Ben White Blvd at 2:32 a.m., when four vehicles collided.

Three people were declared trauma alerts and extricated from their vehicles.

One of those victims, who was identified only as an adult patient, was pronounced dead at the scene by 3:06 a.m.

Another patient was taken to St. David’s South with critical, life-threatening wounds.

The final victim was taken to the same hospital for the treatment of serious, possibly life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash was not immediately 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 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.

Early-morning crash on I-35 leads to delays and closures near Lady Bird Lake

AUSTIN, TX – A collision on I-35 led to closures and traffic delays near Lady Bird Lake early this morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin.

The crash happened on northbound I-35, near Exit 234 for Holly Street, at about 5:30 a.m.

The northbound lanes of the interstate were closed in response to the crash. Traffic was detoured to the frontage road at Exit 234.

By 6:18 a.m., the roadway was cleared.

It is unclear if anyone was hurt in 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.

California man injured in multi-vehicle crash on Capital of Texas Hwy

AUSTIN, TX – A man was injured in a multi-vehicle collision on the Capital of Texas Highway on Tuesday afternoon, according to information from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The crash happened on the S Capital of Texas Hwy (360 Loop), west of the Mopac Expressway, at 4:17 p.m., when the 16-year-old driver of a black 2010 Toyota rear-ended a white 2013 Toyota. The impact sent the white Toyota into the back of a gray 2015 Mercedes-Benz being driven by a 43-year-old woman.

The driver of the white Toyota, a 52-year-old man from California, sustained minor injuries in the crash.

The other two drivers were not hurt.

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.