News: Pedestrian hospitalized for serious injuries after getting hit by car in Downtown Austin
AUSTIN, TX – A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries after getting hit by a car on East 7th Street and Red River Street Friday.
ATCEMS medics responded to the scene just before 2 am. The pedestrian was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center, where they remain in critical condition.
FINAL Auto-Ped 7th/RedRiver (01:59) #ATCEMSMedics declared adult patient a trauma alert & have transported to Dell Seton with critical life-threatening injuries. Expect #ATXTraffic closures, avoid the area, & seek alternate routes. #ATCEMS no longer on scene, no further info. pic.twitter.com/AG4pGjMWCl
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) September 16, 2022
It is unclear if the driver will face charges and what led to the collision initially.
Updates will be given when they become available.
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