AUSTIN, TX – According to tweets from the Austin-Travis County EMS, a driver has died following a suspected medical issue and subsequent crash on Viewpoint Drive.
FINAL 5200-5206 VIEWPOINT DR: #ATCEMSMedics have obtained a Deceased On Scene pronouncement of the single occupant of the vehicle. It is believed that this cardiac arrest was medical in nature & not traumatic as a result of the collision. EMS no longer on scene. No further info.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) December 7, 2020
The accident took place off the roadway yesterday at around 10:05 a.m. Authorities currently believe that the driver suffered cardiac arrest, which caused the crash. The patient was pronounced dead at the scene.
This story will be updated if more information on the accident is reported.
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