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Crash Alert: Man fatally struck on I-35 near Austin’s Tech Ridge Center

AUSTIN, TX — A man was killed late Sunday after being hit by a car on Interstate 35 near Tech Ridge Center in north Austin, reports KXAN. Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the scene on the southbound lanes of North I-35 near Parmer Lane shortly after 11:00 p.m. Few details have been released at this

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FAQ: How much can you sue for consumer fraud?

Every case is unique, and the compensation you can seek for consumer fraud will depend on many different factors, including the type of fraud, the damages you suffered, and other factors. If you believe that you have been the victim of consumer fraud, then consult with an experienced consumer fraud attorney right away. If you

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Crash Alert: Pedestrian fatally struck by train in south Austin

AUSTIN, TX — A pedestrian died early Friday after being hit by a train near the Hollow at Slaughter Creek area in south Austin, according to CBS Austin. Authorities say the fatal crash happened near Slaughter Creek Drive and Meadowsouth Lane at approximately 12:30 a.m. A preliminary investigation indicates the person was either walking near

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Alert: 2 killed, 1 hurt in single-car crash near Austin’s Triangle State

AUSTIN, TX — Two people died early Thursday morning after a single-car crash that left another injured in the Triangle State area of north-central Austin, according to KXAN. The accident occurred at the intersection of West 41st Street and Medical Parkway at around 1:30 a.m. Medics, fire crews, and police responded to the scene where

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Alert: Motorcyclist seriously hurt after crash in NW Austin

AUSTIN, TX — A motorcyclist was seriously injured Tuesday night after a single-vehicle collision near Austin’s Anderson Mill West area, according to CBS Austin. Austin-Travis County EMS crews responded to the scene between 12452-12516 Anderson Mill Road at about 7:21 p.m. It is unclear what led up to the accident, but the rider was ejected

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Crash Alert: One hurt after rollover crash on FM-2769 near Volente

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX — One person was hospitalized early Tuesday after a single-vehicle rollover crash on Farm to Market Road 2769 near Volente, according to Austin-Travis County EMS. EMS personnel, Austin Fire crews, and Volente Fire crews all responded to the scene on Farm to Market Road 2769 between blocks 12938 to 12951 shortly before

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Crash Alert: Man dies after vehicle strikes scooter in central Austin

AUSTIN, TX — A man in his 30s died early Saturday morning after a vehicle collided with his scooter near Austin’s Clarksville neighborhood, reports KXAN. The crash happened near the intersection of Enfield Road and Newfield Lane at approximately 2:51 a.m. Medics worked to administer life-saving measures on the victim, but he died at the

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FAQ: What are the most common types of consumer fraud?

Inept or dishonest business practices are common causes of consumer fraud. When businesses and other entities make misleading claims or empty promises regarding a product or service they offer, consumers could be cheated out of their hard-earned money. Common types of consumer fraud include: Identity theft Credit card fraud Debit card fraud Mortgage scams Prize

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Crash Alert: Child ejected in north Austin rollover crash

AUSTIN, TX — A child and an adult were hospitalized Thursday evening after a single-vehicle rollover crash in the North Lamar area, according to Austin-Travis County EMS. UPDATE Rollover Collision at 600blk E Rundberg Ln: #ATCEMSMedics on scene reporting 2 patients are involved, 1 adult & 1 child. Only the child was ejected from the

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Crash Alert: Woman dies weeks after being struck by car in SE Austin

AUSTIN, TX — Austin Police shared Tuesday that a woman died from injuries sustained in an August pedestrian crash in southeast Austin, reports KXAN. The crash occurred at the intersection of Pearce Lane and Las Alas Trail on August 24 at about 6:30 a.m. An investigation indicates the victim, a 67-year-old woman, was crossing Pearce

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