News: Person sent to hospital after motorcycle vs. car crash on Burleson Rd

AUSTIN, TX – One person was hospitalized in the aftermath of a motorcycle accident on Burleson Road this afternoon, according to information from the Austin-Travis County EMS.

FINAL 7200-7301 Burleson Rd (12:45) Vehicle vs motorcycle collision. #ATCEMSMedics transported an adult patient to St. David’s South Austin with serious potentially life threatening injuries. Expect delays in the area. No further information is available. EMS no longer on scene.— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) June 29, 2021

The crash happened in the 7200 block of Burleson Road at 12:45 p.m., when a motorcycle and another vehicle collided.

An adult victim was taken to St. David’s South Austin for the treatment of severe, possibly life-threatening wounds.

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

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