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Mustang Ridge fatal US 183 crash kills one

MUSTANG RIDGE, TX- A single-vehicle collision on the US 183 South caused one fatality on Thursday afternoon, according to CBS Austin.

The crash occurred at approximately 12:13pm when a vehicle crashed through a fence and into a pole off the road of the US 183 southbound near Old Lockhart Road. Officials responded to the crash and extricated the victim, performing CPR. However, the individual was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

No other information about the incident or the cause of the crash is available. We will be monitoring for updates.

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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 Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.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 killed in accident on I-35 in north Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A person is dead after they were struck by a car in north Austin late last night, according to a tweet by the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 10:50 p.m. outside a shopping center near the Tech Ridge area, at 12036 N I-35 frontage road.

The victim, whose identity has not yet been released, died at the scene.

The driver was not reported as injured.

ATCEMS warned travelers to avoid the area, as road closures were likely.

Check back later for further updates on this developing story.

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 Police: Woman injured in early August crash dies

AUSTIN, TX – The woman who was severely injured following a multi-vehicle crash northeast of Austin on August 10th as passed away.

According to the Austin American Statesman, 80-year-old Inez Whitener was driving eastbound on Bradbury Lane when she was struck another vehicle at the intersection with Dessau Road on August 10th.

Whitener was rushed to St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center immediately following the crash. She died a few weeks later on August 21st.

Aside from a few citations, no charges have been filed against the other driver involved in the crash.

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.


Driver flees after being involved in a North Austin crash

AUSTIN, TX – Investigators with the Austin Police Department are searching for the individual involved in a fatal collision northwest of downtown Wednesday morning.

According to KVUE, the accident occurred at 7655 FM 620 around 7:00 a.m. Police say the victim was struck while attempting to leave an apartment complex. They were subsequently ejected from the vehicle and hit by multiple oncoming cars.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver who initially struck the car was transported to the hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

A female motorist said to be involved in the crash fled the scene before officials arrived. Police are still working to identify that individual 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.


At least two killed in Travis County crash

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – Emergency services in Travis County have reported multiple fatalities resulting from a collision in Northeast Austin Friday night.

According to the official Twitter page of Austin- Travis County EMS, the crash occurred shortly after 8:00 p.m. within the 7220 block of  FM 973. Initial reports were of two vehicles involved and one person dead at the scene.

Officials discovered a second fatality as a result of the crash. Information regarding what may have caused the crash or whether any other injures were sustained as a result has not yet been released.

This situation is still developing. We will provide any pertinent updates as they are released by Austin police.

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.


Victim identified in fatal crash on Mopac Expressway

AUSTIN, TX – Officials with the Austin Police have identified the individual who died in a collision on the Mopac Expressway south of downtown Saturday evening.

According to KXAN, Andrea Granzotti, 57, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash within the 11700 block of South Mopac Expressway. Police believe Granzotti was ejected from the passenger seat of a McLaren 600 traveling at a high rate of speed when it collided with a concrete pillar.

The driver of the vehicle was transported to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center to be treated for life-threatening injuries. Their identity and condition are not being released 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.