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One person hospitalized after crash on Maha Road in Mustang Ridge

MUSTANG RIDGE, TX (TRAVIS COUNTY) – One person was hospitalized following a collision at Maha Road in eastern Travis County yesterday afternoon, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.


The crash occurred between 13600-13917 Maha Road at 2:41 p.m.

An initial report stated that two people were pinned within the wreckage. However, when authorities arrived, they determined that this was not the case.

One person was taken to the hospital in Buda with non-critical wounds.

Their identity and the cause of the crash are not yet available.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

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 Should you find details that are out of date or incorrect, please let us know so we may update the post to contain the most current information.

Officials respond to 2 multi-vehicle crashes on Hwy 290 and Circle Dr

AUSTIN, TX – Authorities responded to two separate multi-vehicle collisions near the same stretch of Highway 290 in West Oak Hill yesterday morning.

According to the Travis County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened on Highway 290 near Circle Drive, and was reported at 7:55 a.m.


One of the collisions involved three vehicles, while the other crash involved a total of four.

Authorities closed one westbound lane of the highway as they worked the accident.

It is unclear at this point what led to the crashes, or if anyone was hurt as a result.

Drivers were told to expect traffic delays near the scene.

The Austin personal injury attorneys of Gibson Hill understand how difficult it is recover from the aftermath of a serious accident. We have helped people face these challenges and have guided them through the legal system's complexities in order to help them receive the best medical treatment available as well as financial compensation. Call 512-580-8334 for a free consultation today.

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.

Collision near Briarcliff causes traffic delays and closures on SH-71

BRIARCLIFF, TX – A collision on State Highway 71 caused traffic delays and road closures in northwestern Travis County yesterday afternoon, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin.


The accident happened near the town of Briarcliff, on State Highway 71, near RM 2322 Road/Pace Bend Road S, at about 3:25 p.m.

Authorities closed both directions of SH-71 as they worked the collision and cleaned up the scene.

Drivers were asked to avoid the area and to allow for extra travel time due to traffic delays.

The roadway was reopened by 7:23 p.m.

At this point, it is unclear what led to the crash, or if anyone was injured as a result.

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.


Travis County Sheriff’s Office responding to crash on Nameless Road

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – According to the City of Austin, the Travis County Sheriff’s Office responding to a crash on Nameless Road in northwest Travis County.

The incident occurred at around noon today near Nameless Ranch Road. It is currently unclear if anyone was hurt.

If new details are made available, such as the cause of the crash, then this post will be updated.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Travis County 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 Travis County 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.


One person killed in early-morning rollover crash on Cameron Road

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – A rollover crash in northeastern Austin claimed the life of one person early this morning, according to KXAN.

The accident happened at about 3 a.m., in the 10500 block of Cameron Road, near Springdale Road, when a vehicle crashed and overturned.

One person was declared dead at the scene.

Authorities advised drivers to expect traffic delays as they worked the crash. Their investigation continues at this time.

The cause of the crash and the identity of the victim were not immediately available.

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.


Two people possibly hurt following accident on Thaxton Rd

EAST BLUFF SPRINGS, TX (TRAVIS COUNTY) – Two people were possibly injured following a collision south of Austin on Wednesday evening, according to MyAccidentReport.

The crash occurred in the 8600 block of Thaxton Road, located about halfway between Bluff Springs and Colton, at 6:22 p.m., when the driver of a blue 2017 Hyundai failed to yield the right of way.

The front left of the Hyundai then collided with the front of a black 2003 Ford, driven by a 37-year-old man.

The driver of the Hyundai, a 31-year-old woman, was possibly injured in the crash. The second driver sustained what authorities believe to have been minor injuries.

The identities of the victims were not made immediately available.

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.


UPDATE: Driver arrested following crash south of Austin

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – According to KXAN, a driver has been arrested following a crash on FM 1625 for failure to stop and render aid.

The accident took place yesterday on FM 1625 near Creedmoor. 23-year-old Sergio Ramirez Gonzalez has been charged with failure to stop and render aid with bodily injury. Gonzalez is accused of intentionally over accelerating. His vehicle left the roadway and he struck another car as he tried to get back on the road.

Gonzalez fled the scene of the crash on foot and was later apprehended.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Travis County 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 Travis County 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.


Man ID’d as victim of last weekend’s deadly pedestrian crash in Travis Co.

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – Authorities have released the identity of a man who died after being struck by a vehicle last weekend on FM 812, southeast of Austin, according to KXAN.

The victim, 43-year-old Red Rock man Seth Joplin, was trying to walk across FM 812 when he was struck by a 2020 Toyota Tundra at about 7 p.m. on November 14.

Joplin died of injuries sustained during the accident.

The two occupants of the Tundra were not reported as injured.

Authorities are continuing to look into the crash 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 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.


Nine injured, including 6 children, in FM 812 accident

DALE, TX (TRAVIS COUNTY)– Nine people, including six children, were injured in an accident yesterday southeast of Austin, on Farm to Market Road 812, according to the official Twitter account of Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident happened around 7:45 p.m. at the 13900 block of FM 812. Currently, the circumstances of the crash and the identities of the victims are unknown.

A teenager was airlifted to Dell Children’s Medical Center with injuries that were serious, although not expected to be life-threatening. One child was transported to the same hospital with potentially serious injuries.

The remaining patients, except for one who refused treatment, were taken to various local hospitals for the treatment of minor injuries.

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 car 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.