Austin Crash Report: 8 injured in crash near Austin’s Travis Heights area

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Crash Report –East Riverside Dr. and Alameda Dr., Austin, TX


Report ID: 2023 January 1

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit 1:  unspecified vehicle

Traffic Unit 2: unspecified vehicle

Occupants: 8

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Yes

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition (Dry, Wet, Snow, Mud, Dirt): Unknown

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Unknown

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A


AUSTIN, TX — Eight people were hurt, one critically, early New Year’s morning due to a two-vehicle crash in Austin’s Travis Heights area.

The accident occurred at the intersection of East Riverside Drive and Alameda Drive on Sunday, January 1, at about 1:16 a.m.

Authorities have not released the sequence of events leading up to the wreck, but Austin-Travis County EMS said one person was left pinned inside a vehicle and had to be extricated.  One person was rushed to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries while another patient was transported with “potentially serious injuries.” Medics took two other adults to the hospital with injuries considered non-life-threatening. Four other patients sustained minor injuries and decline transport from the scene.

At this time, no charges have been reported.

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