News: Person airlifted to hospital after bike accident near Barton Creek Park

AUSTIN, TX – One person was taken to the hospital after a bike accident on a trail near the Barton Creek Wilderness Park in West Austin this evening, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

UPDATE Wilderness Rescue at 5200blk Moon Shadow Dr: Address has been updated to: 3900blk TRAVIS COUNTRY CIR for better patient access. Hasty teams established & searching for the patient now, @STAR_Flight_TC is also responding.— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) April 20, 2021

The accident occurred about a mile down a trail near the 3900 block of Travis Country Circle at 6:06 p.m., when an adult victim fell from a bike.

The victim was rescued from the trail via medical helicopter, and then was airlifted to the hospital with possibly serious injuries.

The identity of the victim and the cause of the accident were not immediately available.  

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