Posts Tagged: Austin truck accident

Crash Alert: N Austin crash involving semi-truck kills 1

AUSTIN, TX – One man died when his vehicle collided with an 18-wheeler on the interstate in North Austin early Friday morning, reports CBS Austin. Police say the incident happened around 5 a.m. on the northbound side of Interstate 35 near Wells Branch Parkway. A preliminary investigation suggests that a vehicle sped into the rear

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Crash Alert: 4 hospitalized in N Austin multi-vehicle crash

AUSTIN, TX – Four people went to the hospital after a North Austin collision involving twelve people total and multiple vehicles, including a semi-truck. CBS Austin reports that the incident happened around 8:25 a.m. on the southbound side of North Interstate Highway 35 just south of Yager Lane and Tech Ridge Boulevard. The circumstances of

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Crash Alert: 18-wheeler collides with poles, leaving thousands without power in East Austin

AUSTIN, TX — An 18-wheeler crashed into multiple power poles Friday afternoon, impacting about 3,600 Austin Energy customers in East Austin, according to FOX 7 Austin. The accident happened at the intersection of Bedford Street and Webberville Road, near Austin Community College Eastview Campus. It was first reported by Austin Fire Department shortly after noon.

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Crash Alert: One seriously hurt in crash involving semi near Austin-Bergstrom Intl Airport

AUSTIN, TX — One person was hospitalized Tuesday morning after a two-vehicle accident in southeast Austin’s Timber Creek area, reports CBS Austin. The wreck occurred at 11000 Pearce Lane, just southeast of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, shortly before 6:42 a.m. Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the scene where a pickup truck had collided with a semi-truck.

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Alert: Two killed in collision with semi-truck on I-35 in Austin’s North Loop

AUSTIN, TX — Two people died Monday night in a two-vehicle wreck involving a semi-truck on Interstate 35 in Austin’s North Loop area, according to KXAN. Austin-Travis County EMS crews responded to the scene in the southbound lanes of North I-35 near 51st Street, shortly after 8:30 p.m. Authorities arrived to find an SUV completely

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Crash Alert: Woman struck, killed by flatbed truck while crossing IH-35

AUSTIN, TX. – A woman was struck and killed by a flatbed truck while attempting to cross Interstate 35 in Austin. The crash occurred shortly before midnight on Monday, June 1st, on the 3900 block of N IH 35.  According to the Austin Police Department, the victim was identified as 34-year-old Roberta Gail Ruggles. The

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Crash Alert: Two trucks collide near downtown Austin

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, two trucks collided this morning near downtown Austin. It’s unclear why the truck accident occurred at this time. Heavy delays were seen on Interstate 35 near 12th Street all morning, but roads reopened around 8 a.m. We cannot confirm if anyone was injured in the crash. There is no

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Crash Alert: One person dead after early morning semi-truck collision

AUSTIN, TX – One person was killed in an early morning traffic collision between a semi-truck and a car in Southeast Travis County. According to KXAN, multiple Austin agencies responded to the scene of the accident, located at Farm to Market 1625 near Highway 183 at around 2:38 a.m. It’s unclear how exactly the crash

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Delivery truck catches fire in Pflugerville

AUSTIN, TX – A FedEx delivery truck caught fire on State Highway 130 this morning in Pflugerville. KXAN reports that the truck was traveling southbound when a mechanical malfunction in the vehicle caused the truck to catch fire. The driver was able to remove himself from the vehicle, and he reported no injuries in the

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Multiple 18-wheelers crash on IH-35 South

JARRELL, TX – The Jarrell Police Department shut down southbound traffic on IH-35 on Thursday morning after several 18-wheelers crashed in a construction zone. Fox 7 reports that three 18-wheelers crashed at IH-35 Mile Marker 271 near Ronald Reagan Boulevard around 2:00 a.m. on May 14. The police found the damaged trucks on an area

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