First responders perform wilderness rescue near Gaines Greenbelt on Saturday


AUSTIN (KXAN) — Multiple agencies responded to the area of 4934 W US Hwy 290 Service Road on a wilderness rescue Saturday morning.

Austin Travis County EMS said a person in the greenbelt was experiencing a medical issue, but rescue medics and Austin Fire Department crews were able to make contact.

ATCEMS says evaluation and extrication are underway. A big wheel is currently planned to be used for the rescue.

Expect delays in the area.

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