News: Person critically injured during pedestrian accident on William Cannon Dr

AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by a driver on William Cannon Drive this evening, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

The accident occurred at 1901 E William Cannon Dr at about 5:45 p.m., when a vehicle collided with a pedestrian, knocking them unconscious.

The victim was declared a trauma alert, then taken to St. David’s South with critical, life-threatening injuries.

Drivers were told to expect traffic delays and asked to avoid the area.

No further information is available at this time.

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