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1 person dead, another 2 injured in crash on State Hwy 71 in Bee Cave

BEE CAVE, TX – One person was killed and another two victims were injured in a car accident on State Highway 71 in the Bee Cave area last night, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

The collision happened in the 16700 block of W SH-71 at 8:22 p.m.

At least one person was pinned within the wreckage for a short time. After being extricated from the crash, they were declared a trauma alert.

One person was declared dead at the scene.

A second victim was taken to South Austin Medical Center with critical, life-threatening wounds.

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

Drivers were told to expect heavy traffic delays near the scene and were asked to slow down for investigators 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 Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Motorcyclist severely injured in crash on Cypress Creek Rd in Cedar Park

CEDAR PARK, TX – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a collision in Cedar Park on Wednesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

The crash occurred in the 300 block of Cypress Creek Road, west of Highway 183 at 8:52 a.m., after the 52-year-old driver of a multicolored 1997 Honda failed to yield the right of way in a private drive.

His vehicle was then struck by a blue 2016 Harley-Davidson motorcycle being operated by a 26-year-old man.

The motorcyclist sustained severe injuries in the crash.

The other driver 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.

Woman severely injured in multi-vehicle crash on RM 2244 in Barton Creek

BARTON CREEK, TX – A woman sustained severe injuries during a multi-vehicle crash on RM 2244 Road in the Barton Creek area on Wednesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

The crash happened at 7177 RM 2244 Rd, near Barton Creek Boulevard, at 10:42 a.m., when the 31-year-old driver of a white 2015 Chevrolet failed to maintain his attention on the roadway.

He then rear-ended a tan 2010 Nissan, which was pushed into the back of a third vehicle.

The driver of the Nissan, a 57-year-old woman, sustained severe injuries in the crash.

The driver of the Chevrolet was not hurt in the accident.

No information was available on the third driver and their vehicle.

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.

3 people killed after car rolls off side of overpass in SE Austin

AUSTIN, TX – Three people were killed after a car went off the side of an overpass in southeast Austin early this morning, according to KXAN.

The accident occurred near I-35 and Ben White Boulevard in the 3600 block of Todd Lane at 2:45 a.m., when two vehicles collided, causing one of them to roll over the side of the overpass and onto the service road below the roadway.

Three adult victims were pronounced dead 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.

Man injured during speed-related rear-end crash on I-35

AUSTIN, TX – A man was injured during a speed-related rear-end crash on I-35 earlier this week, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The collision occurred on I-35, north of E 52nd Street, at 4:28 p.m. Tuesday, after the 41-year-old driver of a purple 2017 Jeep failed to control the speed of his vehicle. The front of his vehicle collided with the back of a white 2005 Dodge.

The driver of the Jeep suffered minor injuries in the crash.

The other driver, a 49-year-old man, was not hurt in 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.

Person hospitalized after being trapped in crash on Bastrop Hwy

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital after being trapped in the wreckage of a crash on Bastrop Highway early this morning, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.


The crash happened in the 200 block of Bastrop Highway southbound at 1:37 a.m., when one vehicle crashed, trapping an adult victim inside.

The victim was rescued by emergency crews and declared a trauma alert. They were then taken to St. David’s South with injuries that were possibly serious but were not expected to be life-threatening.

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.

Man reported injured following head-on collision in Dessau

DESSAU, TX – A man was injured in a head-on collision in Dessau on Wednesday morning, according to information from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The collision happened on Dessau Road, near E Howard Lane and Fish Lane, at 11:34 a.m., then the driver of a white 2016 Nissan failed to yield the right of way while making a left turn.

The front of their vehicle then collided with the front end of a black 2013 Cadillac.

The driver of the Cadillac, a 48-year-old man, sustained possible injuries in the crash.

The other driver 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.

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.

 


Woman injured in distracted-driving crash on Hwy 183 in S Travis County

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – A woman was injured following a distracted-driving crash on Highway 183 in southern Travis County on Tuesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The collision occurred south of Colton at 9315 U.S. 183, near Shively Lane, at 9:53 a.m., as the 56-year-old driver of a blue 2003 Ford failed to control the speed of her vehicle. She was also driving with a distraction in her car.

The front of her vehicle then crashed into the rear of a green 2004 Ford being driven by a 29-year-old man.

The female driver sustained minor injuries in the crash. The other driver was not reported as 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.

Two men injured in rear-end collision on Presidential Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – Two people were reported injured following a collision on Presidential Boulevard, located near the Austin-Bergstrom Airport, earlier this week, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

The accident happened near Service Drive and the Spirit of Texas Drive just after 12 p.m. Tuesday, when the front of a black 2016 Nissan collided with the rear of a silver 2018 Toyota.

The driver of the Toyota, a 30-year-old man, sustained minor injuries in the accident.

The other driver suffered a possible injury as well.

Both drivers were determined to be at fault 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.