News: Person hurt following bike accident in woods in SW Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A person was injured during a bicycle accident in the woods in southwest Austin yesterday afternoon, according to the Austin-Travis County EMS.

Multiple rescue assets from #ATCEMS & @AustinFireInfo responding ~4000blk Kandy Dr (14:36) Reported wilderness rescue in the woods for a patient with a lower extremity injury from a bicycle incident. More information to follow.— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) March 21, 2021

The accident occurred near the 4000 block of Kandy Drive, located near the Cannon Oaks area, at 2:36 p.m.

A person suffered an injury to their lower body following a bicycle accident in the woods.

Authorities were able to walk the victim off the scene. As of 2:53 p.m., authorities had not yet determined if the patient would be taken to the hospital.

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

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