EMS: Man dead after car reportedly goes down embankment near Texas 130


A man in his 50s is dead and another one is seriously injured after a vehicle reportedly struck a guard rail in Texas 130 and went down an embankment, Austin-Travis County EMS said Sunday afternoon.

Crews responded around noon to a pin-in crash at the 10000 block of southbound Texas 130 and found two people inside the vehicle, EMS said. Witnesses told medics they saw the vehicle hit the guard rail and go down.

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The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene, EMS said. The other victim was extricated from the vehicle and taken to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center with potentially serious injuries.

EMS asked drivers to avoid the area and urged people to limit driving while serious weather conditions continue.



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