News: Driver seriously injured in collision with CapitalMetro train

AUSTIN, TX – One person was seriously injured after a CapitalMetro train and a vehicle collided in north Austin this morning, according to KXAN. The accident occurred in the 3100 block of W Parmer Lane, near the Mopac Expressway, at about 11 a.m., when a dark-colored SUV and a train collided. The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital with injuries that are thought to be serious and possibly life-threatening. Passengers on the Capital Metro train were not reported as injured. CapitalMetro stated that they would conduct a “comprehensive safety review of this incident.”… Read More

News: Injuries reported in early-morning accident near Hudson Bend

HUDSON BEND, TX (TRAVIS COUNTY) – The Austin Fire Department was dispatched to an injury collision in the Hudson Bend area early this morning, according to the AFD incidents log. Traffic Injury Pri 2 | N Fm 620 Rd / General Williamson Dr | ESD06 | 00:28:50 |— AFD Incidents (@afdincidents) March 15, 2021 The crash happened near Lake Travis on N FM 620 Road, near General Williamson Drive, at 12:28 a.m. While the exact nature of the crash is unknown at this time, AFD described its response as… Read More