AUSTIN, TX – According to tweets from the Austin-Travis County EMS, two individuals have died following a crash involving a semi-truck on FM 1826 near State Highway 45.
FINAL #TravCoTrafficFatality vehicle rescue 12000-12239 Fm 1826 Rd: #ATCEMSMedics have now obtained a second Deceased On Scene pronouncement. Expect extended traffic closures in area for investigation. No further information is available.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) December 1, 2020
At least one individual was pinned in their vehicle due to the crash. The accident took place at around 11:23 a.m. this morning. Both patients injured in the accident were pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash.
Further information on this accident, such as its cause, has not been reported at this time. This story will be updated if more details emerge.
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