News: Person severely injured in early-morning pedestrian crash on Cesar Chavez

AUSTIN, TX – One person was hospitalized with severe injuries following a pedestrian accident in central Austin early Saturday morning, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

#ATCEMSMedics responding 1000-1417 W Cesar Chavez St (03:57) 911 caller reporting vehicle vs pedestrian collision with unconscious patient. Expect #ATXTraffic delays. More to follow.— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) October 16, 2021

The crash occurred between 1000-1417 W Cesar Chavez Street at 3:57 a.m., when a driver crashed into a pedestrian.

The victim, who was reportedly unconscious after the accident, was declared a trauma alert. They were then taken to Dell Seton for the treatment of critical, life-threatening wounds.

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

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