News: ATCEMS confirms death in two-truck pin-in crash at W SH 71 in Austin
AUSTIN, TX – Before 2:15 pm Tuesday, ATCEMS medics have provided an update on the person pinned inside their vehicle following a 2-truck crash at 25500 W SH 71.
The person who was pinned and was extricated by medics. They were hospitalized at Dell Seton Medical Center for critical injuries. Later they succumbed to their injuries and were pronounced dead.
#TravisCoTrafficFatality FINAL Vehicle Rescue at 25500 W Sh 71: #ATCEMSMedics have obtained a Deceased on Scene pronouncement of the 2nd patient, also an adult. Expect extended road closures around the scene. No other information available, no further updates planned.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) October 4, 2022
What remains unclear, however, is what led to the crash and if the second person involved was also hurt.
Our newsroom will monitor for updates and issue them when they become available.
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