News: Motorcyclist critically injured after crashing into pole in S Austin

AUSTIN, TX – One person was hospitalized with severe injuries after their motorcycle collided with a pole at a South Austin intersection earlier this evening, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The collision occurred at S Pleasant Valley Road and E St. Elmo Road at 5:43 p.m., when a motorcyclist collided with a pole.

One person was declared a trauma alert, then was taken to South Austin Medical Center with critical, life-threatening injuries.

Drivers were told to expect traffic delays near the scene.

No further details are available at this time.

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