News: Two-truck crash reported, Austin emergency responders in process of extricating one from truck
AUSTIN, TX – A two-truck pin-pin collision was reported at the 25500 W SH 71 before 12:15 pm Tuesday in Austin.
One is trapped inside their vehicle, and ATCEMS medics are in the process of extricating the person from their vehicle.
Vehicle Rescue at 25500 W Sh 71 (x-street Palceface Ranch, 12:14). #ATCEMS & @Pedernales_Fire are on scene of a collision involving 2 large trucks with 2 patients involved, 1 is pinned in their vehicle & extrication is in progress. Expect delays in area, more info to follow. pic.twitter.com/rZ1JUguPbg
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) October 4, 2022
At this time, it is unclear if the victims sustained injuries.
Drivers should anticipate traffic delays, as Hwy 71 is closed in both directions.
Details are preliminary and more will follow when it becomes publicly available.
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