News: Person killed in motorcycle crash on Mopac service rd and William Cannon Dr

AUSTIN, TX – One person died following a motorcycle crash on the Mopac Expressway service road this morning, according to information from Austin-Travis County EMS.

#ATCEMS & @AustinFireInfo are on scene of a Vehicle vs Motorcycle collision at S MOPAC EXPY SVRD NB / W WILLIAM CANNON DR (10:38). #ATCEMSMedics advising 1 patient involved & they have CPR in progress. Expect #ATXTraffic delays in the area, avoid if possible. More info to follow.— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) February 9, 2022

The crash happened near the intersection of the S Mopac Expy service road northbound and W William Cannon Drive at 10:38 a.m., when a motorcycle and another vehicle collided.

Despite CPR efforts to revive them, one adult victim was proclaimed dead at the scene.

Drivers were told to expect extended traffic delays in the area.

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