Austin, TX – Four Hospitalized After Interstate 35 Collision
Austin, TX (August 9, 2019) – On August 9, just after 2:30 p.m., emergency crews from the Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 35.
Reports from ATCEMS indicate that a multi-vehicle collision involving pedestrians occurred in the 1500 block of interstate 35.
One male involved in the collision sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center for treatment.
A woman in her 20s was also seriously injured and transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Two additional victims, one in her 20s and one in her 50s, sustained non-life-threatening injuries and were transported to an area hospital.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Pedestrians on roadways across our state are at an increased risk of being injured by automobiles. This is especially true on highways and interstates, where drivers are more likely to be traveling at high rates of speed. When pedestrians are injured in motor vehicle accidents, they often require extensive medical treatment. In cases where pedestrians are injured in collisions caused by the negligent or reckless acts of others, it is imperative that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
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