Person hospitalized after being hit by multiple vehicles on Riverside Dr
AUSTIN, TX – One person was severely injured after being hit by multiple vehicles on Riverside Drive early this morning, according to information from Austin-Travis County EMS.
Vehicle vs pedestrian collision 1701-1721 E Riverside Dr (02:37 x-street S. Lakeshore) Reported patient in street that has been struck by multiple vehicles. #MoveOverSlowDown More information to follow. pic.twitter.com/jS0pWutr2u
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) May 15, 2022
The crash happened between 1701-1721 E Riverside Dr near S Lakeshore Boulevard at 2:37 a.m., when a pedestrian victim was hit by several drivers.
The victim, who was not immediately identified, was then taken to Dell Seton Medical Center with critical, life-threatening wounds.
Drivers were told to expect extended road closures near the crash scene.
No further details are available at this time.
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