News: Person hospitalized following rollover crash on Research Blvd

AUSTIN, TX – One person was hospitalized following a rollover crash on Research Boulevard this afternoon, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

Mult assets responding & on scene vehicle rescue 9000-9098 Research Blvd Sb (16:00) Confirmed single vehicle rollover with one patient pinned under vehicle. Extrication by @AustinFireInfo underway. #ATCEMSMedics declared patient trauma alert. #MoveOverSlowDown or avoid area. MTF— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) August 2, 2021

The crash occurred near 9098 Research Blvd southbound at 4 p.m., when a vehicle crashed and overturned.

One person was pinned beneath the wreckage. After being rescued by emergency crews, they were declared a trauma alert, then taken to Dell Seton to receive treatment.

Drivers were asked to avoid the scene and to expect traffic delays near the crash.

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