Person being treated after reported fall into Lady Bird Lake

Austin
ATCEMS Austin-Travis County EMS_106915

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A person was taken to the Austin City Limits medical tent Friday night after it was reported they fell about 40 feet into Lady Bird Lake.

Austin-Travis County EMS says the rescue started just after 9 p.m. near Azie Morton Road and Barton Springs Road. A caller reported someone had suffered “traumatic injuries” after the fall.

Rescuers stabilized the adult, and they were taken to the ACL medical tent.

From there, they were transported to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center with potentially serious injuries, EMS said.

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