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One person hit by boat at Lake Travis

AUSTIN, TX – One person was struck by a boat Saturday evening at Lake Travis, according to the Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened at 5973 Hi Line Road at 6:39 p.m. when a swimmer was reportedly hit by a boat. The victim, who has not been publicly identified by ATCEMS, was taken by another boat to emergency medics on the shore.

Initial reports suggested a possible second person had been struck by the boat, though that later proved to be inaccurate.

The patient refused an ambulance to the hospital, though their current condition was not made public.

The circumstances of the accident have not been made available at this time.

No further information was released.

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 personal injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Person injured in Lake Travis boating accident

POINT VENTURE, TX (TRAVIS COUNTY) – A person was taken to the hospital following a boating accident in the Lake Travis area Friday evening, according to the official Twitter account of the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. in the 18200 block of Lakepoint Cove when a swimmer was hit by a boat propeller.

The victim was taken to the hospital with injuries that were deemed to be potentially serious.

ATCEMS reminded people to take care to practice water safety as more people moved to the water with the start of the summer season.

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 a boating accident, call the Austin boating 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.