AUSTIN, TX – Emergency services have reported one person seriously injured following a single-vehicle collision on the Mopac Expressway Thursday afternoon.
According to the official Twitter page of Austin-Travis County EMS, the accident occurred within the 8500 block of North Mopac at about 2:30 p.m.
Multiple assets from #ACEMS, @AustinFireInfo & @Austin_Police responding 8500-9107 N Mopac Expy Nb (14:37) Reported vehicle rescue with single vehicle vs fixed object collision. Reports of patient in cardiac arrest. More information to follow.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) October 1, 2020
Paramedics extracted one person from their vehicle. They were rushed to Dell Seton Medical Center to be treated for serious, potentially life-threatening injuries.
An official investigation into the cause of the accident remains underway.
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