News: Truck accident on SH-71 causes delays and closures in Bastrop

BASTROP, TX – A truck accident on State Highway 71 yesterday afternoon caused traffic delays and road closures, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin. Traffic Advisory: Westbound SH 71 closed at Tahitian Dr, on the east side of Bastrop, due to a truck crash. Traffic being pushed into the grassy median to get by. Expect delays until cleared. #atxtraffic— TxDOT Austin (@TxDOTAustin) April 8, 2021 The accident occurred on westbound SH-71, near Tahitian Drive, at about 2:20 p.m., when a truck crashed. Traffic was forced into the grassy median to get around the… Read More

News: 22-year-old woman injured in head-on crash near Southpark Meadows

AUSTIN, TX – A 22-year-old woman was reported as injured following a head-on collision near the Southpark Meadows shopping center on Easter Sunday, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). The accident happened at 9231 Cullen Drive at 3:07 p.m., when a 25-year-old man driving a silver 2011 Toyota reportedly failed to yield the right of way in a private drive. The front of the Toyota collided with the front and front-right of a silver 2021 Kia operated by a 22-year-old woman. The female driver sustained what authorities suspect to be minor wounds. The male driver and his 25-year-old… Read More

News: One person dead in motorcycle accident on SH-130

AUSTIN, TX – One person was killed in a motorcycle accident on State Highway 130 this evening, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS. The accident happened in northeast Austin in the 12800 block of N SH-130 southbound at 8:36 p.m. and appears to have involved a motorcyclist. One person, whose identity was not immediately released, died at the scene. Authorities asked drivers to avoid the area, as traffic delays and road closures were likely as they worked the scene. The cause of the crash was not made available. The Loewy Law Firm is prepared to help… Read More

News: 5-year-old and woman reported injured in crash on Montopolis Dr in SE Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A woman and a child were reported as injured during a collision on Montopolis Drive on Easter Sunday, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). The accident occurred at 1501 Montopolis Drive, north of Riverside Drive and near Santos Street, at 2:53 p.m., when the front of a 2007 BMW collided with the front right of a blue 2014 Dodge carrying a total of six passengers, including four children from ages 3-12. Two passengers in the Dodge, a 5-year-old girl and a 29-year-old woman, are thought to have sustained minor wounds in the accident. No other… Read More

News: Truck dumps manure on eastbound TX-71 near the Austin Bergstrom Airport

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from TxDOT Austin, a truck dumped manure on eastbound TX-71 near the Austin Bergstrom Airport. Traffic Advisory: Eastbound SH 71 at Spirit of Texas Dr by Austin Bergstrom Airport has been reduced to one lane by manure. A truck lost its load, and traffic there will stink for a while?. Stay left, keep your windows up, breathe lightly, and allow extra time. #atxtraffic— TxDOT Austin (@TxDOTAustin) April 8, 2021 The incident was reported at around 10:30 a.m. this morning at Spirit of Texas Drive. The highway… Read More

News: APD responding to accident at Ed Bluestein Boulevard at Manor Road

AUSTIN, TX – According to the City of Austin, APD is responding to an accident at Ed Bluestein Boulevard at Manor Road. This crash took place at around 10 a.m. this morning and was reported as urgent. This means that injuries are suspected or the roadway was blocked. Further information has not been released at this time. This story will be updated if new details are reported. At the Loewy Law Firm, our Austin car crash lawyer is ready to help after you’ve been injured in a car crash. If someone else’s negligence has… Read More

News: Fire fighters responding to accident on southbound I-35 Frontage Road at 38th 1/2 Street

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from the Austin Fire Department, fire fighters are responding to an accident on the southbound I-35 Frontage Road at 38th 1/2 Street. Traffic Injury Pri 2 | N Ih 35 Svrd Sb / E 38th Half St | AFD | 23:49:18 | https://t.co/10InBsp7i8— AFD Incidents (@afdincidents) April 8, 2021 The injury occurred just before midnight last night. It is unclear if the person injured was vehicle passenger or a pedestrian. If new information on the incident is released, then this story will be updated. Read More

News: Car crash reported at Parmer Lane and Samsung Boulevard

AUSTIN, TX – According to Fox7, a car crash has taken place at Parmer Lane and Samsung Boulevard in Northeast Austin. The crash took place at around 7:20 a.m. this morning. It is currently unclear if anyone was hurt. If authorities release more details on the incident, then this post will be updated. If you’ve been injured in a car crash, then the Loewy Law Firm is here to help. Our Austin car crash lawyer are here to help you seek the financial compensation you deserve. Don’t wait to contact… Read More

News: Two people possibly injured in 6th St collision on Easter Sunday

AUSTIN, TX – Two people were possibly injured during a collision in Central Austin on Easter Sunday, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. The accident occurred in the 1000 block of E 6th Street at 6:15 p.m., when the front of a black 2017 Kia collided with the front-right of a white 2018 Honda. The driver of the Kia, a 39-year-old woman, and the driver of the Honda, a 59-year-old man, were reported as possibly hurt during the crash. The cause of the accident was not immediately available, but the male driver was determined to be at fault.  … Read More

News: Multi-vehicle accident leads to delays and closures on I-35 in Comal County

COMAL COUNTY, TX – Multiple vehicles collided on I-35, causing closures and traffic delays in northern Comal County this morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin. Traffic Advisory: Southbound I-35 closed at Watson Ln (Exit 195) in northern Comal County due to a multi-vehicle crash. Traffic detouring to the frontage road. Allow extra time. #atxtraffic— TxDOT Austin (@TxDOTAustin) April 7, 2021 The crash happened on southbound I-35, near Exit 195 for Watson Lane, at about 10:35 a.m. Multiple vehicles were involved in the accident. It is unclear,… Read More