SPICEWOOD, TX – One woman needed to be flown to the hospital after a collision on State Highway 71 during Friday morning’s rush-hour traffic.
According to KXAN, the incident occurred on SH-71 near Oscar Road shortly before 8:00 a.m. Initial reports were of a single-vehicle collision with one person pinned inside.
Officials with Austin-Travis County EMS were able to extract the driver who was subsequently airlifted to Dell Seton Medical Center with serious injuries that are not expected to be life-threatening.
SPICEWOOD, TX – Officials with the Travis County Sheriff’s Department were forced to close off lanes along State Highway 71 following a collision Tuesday evening.
According to the Austin – Travis County traffic report page, the collision occurred just after 6:00 p.m. on SH- 71 near Bob Wire Road.
Details regarding how many vehicles were involved in the collision or if any injuries were sustained as a result have not yet been made public. However, this situation is still developing. We will provide any further information as it is released.
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