Posts Tagged: Austin car accident

Crash Alert: Officers respond to rush-hour collision in Travis Heights

AUSTIN, TX — A vehicle accident was reported Thursday morning near the Travis Heights neighborhood in Austin, according to Austin Police Department. The crash happened shortly before 9:49 a.m. in the 2400 block of South Congress Avenue near West Oltorf Street and Long Bow Lane. Few details about the crash are available at this time. However,

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Crash causing delays on northbound I-35 near Riverside Drive

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, a car crash is causing delays on northbound I-35 near Riverside Drive. This crash was reported this morning at around 9:34 a.m. and appears to be causing significant traffic on the roadway. Traffic is currently backed up from Woodland Avenue, across the I-35 bridge, to 4th Street. Drivers may

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Urgent crash reported on E 7th Street at Chicon Street in East Austin

AUSTIN, TX – According to The City of Austin, a car accident has taken place at the intersection of E 7th Street and Chicon Street, near Huston-Tillotson University. The accident was first reported this afternoon at around 5:30 p.m. The accident is being described as urgent, which means that minor injuries are suspected or the

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Pedestrian hospitalized following crash on Cameron Road near US-183

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, a pedestrian has been hospitalized after being struck by a car on Cameron Road near US-183. The accident took place at around 1:30 p.m. on Monday afternoon. An adult pedestrian sustained serious but non-life-threatening injuries in the crash. The victim was transported to Dell Seaton Medical Center. The cause

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Woman dies after crashing into firetruck on I-35

AUSTIN, TX – According to KVUE, a woman has died after crashing into a firetruck on I-35, north of Parmer Lane. The accident took place on October 17th at around 2:15 a.m. 35-year-old India McKinley crashed into the firetruck as she was driving southbound on the I-35 frontage road. McKinley died as a result of

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Four hospitalized following rollover crash in West Austin

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, three adults and a child have been hospitalized following a rollover crash in West Austin, near Highway 290. The accident took place on Thunderbird Road, just before 5 p.m. on Sunday evening. US-290 was closed at Thunderbird Road following the crash but has since reopened. One of the injured

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Police searching for suspect after hit-and-run crash kills cyclist

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, police are searching for the driver involved in a hit-and-run crash that killed a cyclist in North Austin yesterday. The accident took place on the northbound I-35 Frontage Road near Tech Ridge Boulevard, just after 11 p.m. Police say that an unknown driver hit and killed a bicyclist before

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One death following crash near the Mansfield Dam

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, one person has died following a crash on FM 620 near the Mansfield Dam. The multi-vehicle accident took place yesterday afternoon at around 3 p.m. One person was extricated from a vehicle by first responders. The patient was later pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash. The roadway

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Driver in critical condition after crashing into a home

AUSTIN, TX – According to KVUE, a driver is in critical condition after crashing into a home in central Austin. The accident took place on Preston Avenue on Monday just before 6 p.m. Medics believe that the driver may have suffered a medical issue before the crash. The patient was unconscious when first responders arrived

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Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run on Burnet Road identified

AUSTIN, TX – According to CBS Austin, authorities have identified the pedestrian who was killed in a hit-and-run crash on Burnet Road ten days ago. The accident took place on Saturday, October 10th, at around 2 a.m. George Grant, 52, was walking along the roadway when a black 2005 Ford F-150 struck him. Grant was

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