1 dead, 4 severely injured after multi-vehicle rollover crashes on I-35
AUSTIN, TX – One person was killed, and four other people were hospitalized following a series of related crashes on I-35 early this morning, according to KXAN.
The accident happened on I-35, near 51st Street, at about 1:55 a.m., when a total of four vehicles crashed.
One of those vehicles overturned, ejecting multiple people in the process.
Three people were taken to Dell Seton with critical, life-threatening injuries. There, one of the victims succumbed to their wounds.
An additional two people were brought to the same hospital with severe wounds.
Three people refused transport at the scene.
The identities of the victims and the cause of the crashes were not immediately released.
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