Person hospitalized after being trapped in burning vehicle on I-35
AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital after being pulled from a burning vehicle involved in a multi-vehicle crash on I-35 early this morning, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.
#ATCEMS & @AustinFireInfo are responding to a Motor Vehicle Collision at 10900blk N Ih 35 Sb (01:48). Initial reports of a multi vehicle collision including a semi-truck, with 1 vehicle possibly on fire. Unknown how many patients involved, more information to follow.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) March 13, 2021
The accident happened in the 10900 block of southbound I-35 N at 1:48 a.m. According to initial reports, multiple vehicles, including a semi-truck, were involved in the accident.
One person was pulled from the wreckage of a burning vehicle by bystanders at the scene. The victim was taken to Dell Seton with potentially serious injuries that were not expected to be life-threatening.
The identity of the victim and the cause of the crash are not available at this time.
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