1 person dead after multi-vehicle crash on RM 2222 in northwest Austin

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — Medics said one person died in a multi-vehicle wreck Wednesday morning in northwest Austin.

Austin-Travis County EMS said the crash happened at 7:45 a.m. at 5800 RM 2222, where the road intersects with Loop 360, and involved three vehicles. That tweet said there was at least one person pinned in a car and one possible death. An update seven minutes later confirmed an adult had died.

  • 1 person died in a multi-vehicle crash Wednesday on RM 2222 near Loop 360. (ATX Transportation Dept. photo)
  • police cars near a wreck
  • emergency vehicles near a wreck
  • trucks pulled to the side of the road with a police car in the background

Medics cut the pinned person out of a vehicle and took them to a hospital with potentially serious injuries. A third person has minor injuries and was taken to Seton Medical Center for treatment.

As of 2:30 p.m., the Austin Transportation Department said the crash was cleared.

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