AUSTIN, TX – East Austin authorities rescued a motorist after a semi vs. vehicle crash near Southeast Metropolitan park during Monday evening rush hour.
The accident happened in the 4500 block of East State Highway 71 at about 5:00 p.m., according to the Austin-Travis County EMS Twitter page.
One person had to be extracted from their vehicle by officials at the scene. They were treated for non-life-threatening injuries at the scene. No information on what may have caused the crash has been released as of yet.
We will continue to monitor the situation and provide any further details as they are made available.
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