News update: 1 person injured following collision with school bus in SE Travis County

HORNSBY BEND, TX – One person was injured in a collision involving a school bus in southeast Travis County this afternoon, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.

This is an update to a previous news story.

Multiple #ATCEMS assets on scene Harold Green/ S FM 973 (15:42) Collision with school bus involved. 1 adult patient declared trauma alert & is being prepped for transport. No injuries reported on the bus. Expect traffic delays in the area. More information to follow.— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) June 8, 2021

The crash happened at S FM 973 Road and Harold Green Road at about 3:42 p.m.

One adult victim was declared a trauma alert, and then was taken to St. David’s South for the treatment of possibly serious injuries.

Nobody on the bus was injured.

Drivers in the area were told to expect traffic delays as crews worked the scene.

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