News: One airlifted to hospital after truck rollover crash on SH 71

AUSTIN, TX – A cement truck rollover crash on the 24500 block of West State Highway 71 seriously injured one person Friday. 

The collision happened before 11:30 a.m. near Rivercliff Drive, as indicated in a tweet from ATCEMS. Upon impact, the truck rolled over, and debris and cement flew across the highway, resulting in lane closures and traffic delays. 

The driver of the truck was pinned and extricated by first responders. The victim was then airlifted to Dell Seton Medical Center for serious injuries. 

No additional details are available, but updates will be posted upon confirmation. 

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