AUSTIN, TX – Medics transported two people to the hospital on Wednesday night following a head-on collision near the airport, reports ATCEMS.
Vehicle Rescue at 1900 S US 183 HWY SB (x-st Ben White, 21:07). #ATCEMS, @AustinFireInfo & @TC_Fire_Rescue are on scene of a 2 vehicle, head-on collision with 2 patients involved, 1 who is pinned in their vehicle. Expect #ATXTraffic delays in the area, more info to follow. pic.twitter.com/bBNaKbQKKZ — ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) November 16, 2023
The incident happened at 9:07 p.m. on the southbound side of US-183 near Ben White Boulevard, which is just northwest of Austin Bergstrom International Airport.
The cause of the accident is still unknown. Police say that one person became entrapped and required extrication following the head-on collision.
Both patients went to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center with serious injuries.
A full investigation is underway.
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