Motorcyclist critically injured in central Austin crash

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — A motorcyclist has critical injuries after a crash in central Austin on Saturday night.

Austin-Travis County EMS medics responded to the 5800 block of Burnet Road just after 7 p.m. The area is just east of Mopac near the Allandale neighborhood.

They took the man in his 30s to Dell Seton Medical Center with critical, life-threatening injuries.

Austin police said northbound and southbound Burnet Road is shut down. Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible.

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