ATCEMS: 2 Nocturnal Car Pedestrian Accidents in Austin

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Two people are recovering in hospital after the Austin-Travis County ambulance service responded early Sunday morning to two separate accidents involving pedestrians.

The first collision occurred around 2:30 a.m. on East Riverside Drive near South Lakeshore Drive.

Doctors said one person was “hit by multiple vehicles,” but Austin police said they are still working to confirm whether multiple vehicles were involved. The person was transported to Dell Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

The second crash happened around 3 a.m. on East Seventh Street near Neches Street. ATCEMS said the person hit by the car was taken to Dell Medical Center with potentially serious but not life-threatening injuries.

No arrests were made in either incident.

ATCEMS also responded to a roll-over collision on Airport Boulevard near Martin Luther King, Jr. around 3 a.m. boulevard. One person was removed from the vehicle and their injuries are not considered life-threatening.

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