News: Two people injured in single-vehicle crash on FM 812

ELROY, TX (TRAVIS COUNTY) – Two people were injured in a single-vehicle collision on FM 812 Road in southeastern Travis County early this morning, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS. #ATCEMS is responding to a Motor Vehicle Collision at Fm 812 Rd/Elroy Rd (01:18). @TCFRESD11 units on scene reporting a single vehicle collision, with 1 adult patient that was extricated from the vehicle and is unconscious. @STAR_Flight_TC has also been requested, more to follow.— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) March 12, 2021 The accident occurred in the town of Elroy, at… Read More

News: 2 possibly injured after suspected drunk driver causes multi-vehicle crash

AUSTIN, TX – Two people were possibly injured in a multi-vehicle collision involving a suspected drunk driver near the Bluestein Shopping Center last weekend, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). The three-vehicle accident occurred on Ed Bluestein Boulevard, near Manor Road and Springdale Road, at 9:44 p.m. Saturday. The driver of a silver 2020 RAM was reportedly under the influence when the front left of her pickup truck collided with the front of a green 2004 GMC and with a third vehicle. The driver of the RAM, a 22-year-old woman who was reportedly driving without a license, sustained… Read More

News: 47-year-old victim of recent Cameron Rd hit-and-run ID’d

AUSTIN, TX – The victim of last week’s fatal hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Cameron Road has been identified by the Austin Police Department. This is an update to a previous report. On March 4 at 9:41 p.m., 46-year-old Cynthia Maria Leonard was struck by the driver of a white 2015 Ford Fiesta in the 7200 block of Cameron Road, near E St. Johns Avenue. Leonard was discovered dead in the roadway by authorities. Authorities did not release any possible information about the driver, who fled the scene after the collision. Leonard would have turned… Read More

News: Crash on Hwy 183 causes closures and detours

AUSTIN, TX – A crash led to traffic delays and detours early this morning on Highway 183, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). Traffic Advisory: Southbound US 183 closed between Lamar Blvd and I-35 due to crash. Traffic is detouring to the frontage road. #atxtraffic— TxDOT Austin (@TxDOTAustin) March 11, 2021 The accident happened on southbound US-183, between Lamar Boulevard and I-35 at about 2:25 a.m. The circumstances of the accident were not immediately available. It is unclear if anyone was hurt in the crash.   Traffic was… Read More

News: One person killed in pin-in truck accident on SH-71

AUSTIN, TX – One person was killed in a pin-in truck accident on State Highway 71 this morning, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS. #ATCEMS & @pedernales_fire are on scene of a Vehicle Rescue at 20400blk W Sh 71 (11:07). #ATCEMSMedics on scene reporting a 2 vehicle collision b/w a car & a semi truck, with 1 unconscious patient pinned in their vehicle. @STAR_Flight_TC is also responding, more info to follow.— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) March 10, 2021 The accident occurred in the 20400 block of west SH-71 at… Read More

News: Driver seriously hurt after crashing 200 ft into creek bed

WEST LAKE HILLS, TX – A victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a vehicle crashed over 200 feet down an embankment in West Lake Hills this afternoon. According to the Austin-Travis County EMS, the accident happened in the 1800 block of Westlake Drive at about 1:49 p.m., when a blue sedan went 200 feet down an embankment. The vehicle then landed in the bed of a creek. FINAL 1800blk Westlake Dr: The patient has been extricated from the creekbed & is being transported by #ATCEMSMedics to Dell… Read More