Crash alert: 1 dead in collision between scooter and vehicle in south Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A vehicle and a scooter were involved in a deadly collision in south Austin on Friday afternoon, KTBC reported.

Austin-Travis County EMS crews responded to the scene in the area of South Congress Avenue and West Riverside Drive sometime after 2 p.m. One adult was rushed to Dell Seton Medical Center with what were described as critical, life-threatening injuries.

The person died at the hospital, officials said. The victim’s identity was not released. No other injuries were reported in the accident.

Drivers were advised to expect road closures as the crash investigation got underway.

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