3 children, 2 adults hospitalized after car crashes into tree near Manor
MANOR, TX – Two adults and three children were sent to the hospital after a car collided with a tree east of Manor this morning, according to information from Austin-Travis County EMS.
Vehicle vs tree collision 11600-12241 Parsons Rd (10:15 x-street Littig) Reported multiple patients, including children, at least 1 patient declared trauma alert. A 2nd #ATCEMS ambulance has been requested. Expect #ATXTraffic closures. Avoid if possible. More info to follow. pic.twitter.com/ut1Q5l434J
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) May 29, 2022
The crash happened between 11600-12241 Parsons Road, near Littig Road at about 10:15 a.m., when a vehicle collided with a tree.
Three children and two adults were declared trauma alerts. One of those adult victims, who was unconscious when authorities arrived at the scene, was taken to Dell Seton with critical, life-threatening wounds. The second adult patient was taken to the same hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Three children were brought to Dell Children’s Medical Center with non-life-threatening wounds.
The cause of the crash was not immediately available.
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