Crash alert: Crash in northeast Austin leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

AUSTIN, TX – Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a fatal crash on Tuscany Way in northeast Austin Thursday night, KXAN reports.

The incident happened near Highway 290 and Exchange Drive, and was reported at about 6:25 p.m.  According to Austin-Travis County EMS, one adult was declared dead at the scene. A trauma alert was issued for another adult who had sustained potentially life-threatening injuries.  That person was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center.

No specific details on the crash were immediately released. Drivers were advised to avoid the area and expect traffic delays while the investigation and cleanup continued.

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