1 child, 3 adults injured in rollover crash on Thunderbird Rd in W Austin
AUSTIN, TX – A child and three adults were taken to the hospital following a rollover accident in west Austin this afternoon, according to a tweet posted by the Austin-Travis County EMS.
Multiple assets on scene 8800blk Thunderbird (16:48) Rollover collision with 4 #ATCEMS ambulances & Commander assigned. Multiple patients. Expect traffic delays in the area. Avoid if possible. More information to follow.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) October 25, 2020
The accident happened in the 8800 block of Thunderbird Rd near Hwy 290 just after 4:45 p.m. when at least one vehicle rolled over an unspecified number of times.
One person, who was possibly ejected from the vehicle, was taken to St. David’s South for the treatment of critical, life-threatening injuries.
Two other adults were taken to the same hospital with injuries that were considered to be potentially serious.
Additionally, a child was taken to Dell Children’s with non-critical wounds.
Authorities did not release the identities of the victims or the cause of the crash.
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