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Crash alert: Woman dead after car crashes into Travis County retention pond

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – Police say a Travis County woman died after a car crashed into a retention pond Wednesday night, reports KAXN. Bee Cave police officers responded to the scene at the Hill Country Galleria on Market Street shortly before 9 p.m. The car had plunged into the pond and ended up on its

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Crash alert: Austin police officer involved in crash with truck

AUSTIN, TX – Minor injuries were reported after an on-duty Austin police officer in a patrol car collided with a white truck on Sunday night, according to KVUE. The crash occurred on South Pleasant Valley Road near Creek Bend Drive at about 11L40 p.m. Austin EMS and firefighting crews responded to the scene.  The officer

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Español FAQ: ¿Qué tan rápido después de un accidente de avión debo contratar a un abogado de aviación?

Debe contratar a un abogado lo antes posible. Muchas veces, los representantes de la compañía de aviación están investigando inmediatamente las circunstancias que rodearon un accidente, construyendo su caso y su defensa. Es absolutamente vital que contrate a un abogado que pueda abogar por usted lo antes posible. Cuanto más espere, más difícil será defender

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Crash alert: Police identify man killed in Austin pedestrian accident

AUSTIN, TX – The victim of a fatal pedestrian accident in Austin last month has been identified by police, according to KVUE. The man killed was 31-year-old Brian J. Box, police said. The crash happened May 18 on the I-35 southbound service road. Investigators said Box was standing in the road when he was hit

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Crash alert: 1 dead in collision between vehicle and bicycle in Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A vehicle and a bicycle were involved in a fatal collision in Austin on Saturday morning, Austin-Travis County EMS reported. Emergency crews responded to the scene in the 1300 block of S. Capital of Texas Highway northbound after the incident was reported at about 8:15 a.m. Medics pronounced one person dead at

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FAQ: What sort of injuries are most common in plane crashes and other aviation accidents?

There are no common injuries in airplane crashes. Aviation accidents can be catastrophic resulting in hundreds of deaths. However, they can also be minimal depending on the nature of the incident. If the plane is on the ground and there is a minor issue, the injuries can be minor in nature. However, when a plane

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Crash alert: Crash on Ed Bluestein Boulevard in Austin kills 1, injures 2

AUSTIN, TX – Rescue crews responded to the scene of a deadly crash in northeast Austin Sunday morning. Austin-Travis County EMS tweeted that the accident happened near 7102-7242 Ed Bluestein Boulevard southbound sometime before 10:10 a.m. One person was pronounced dead at the scene. Another person, an adult, was extricated from a vehicle and transported

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Crash alert: 2 dead after vehicles collide on Toll Way 130 in Travis County

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – A collision between two vehicles on a state highway in Travis County Wednesday night left two people dead. According to CBS Austin, the driver of a Ford F-150 pickup was going south on Toll Way 130 in the area of Elroy Road when the accident happened shortly before midnight. Investigators said

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Crash alert: Driver killed when car slams into pole in southeast Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A speeding driver was involved in a deadly single-vehicle accident in southeast Austin early Wednesday, police said. According to KXAN, the crash happened on McKinney Falls Parkway near Burleson Lane shortly after midnight. Investigators said a woman drove off the road while going at a high rate of speed and slammed into

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Crash alert: 1 injured in collision involving school bus in Travis County

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – Emergency crews and medics were at the scene of a collision involving a school bus in Travis County on Tuesday afternoon. According to a tweet from Austin-Travis County EMS, the incident happened in the area of Harold Green Road and South FM 973. One adult was taken to St. David’s South

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