AUSTIN, TX — A pedestrian was hospitalized with potentially life-threatening injuries after being struck by a train in North Austin, officials confirmed on Thursday.
Austin-Travis County EMS reported on the incident at the intersection of East 51st Street and Airport Boulevard just after 2 p.m. The age and gender of the adult patient were not disclosed.
The injured person was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center with injuries categorized as serious and potentially life-threatening, according to medics.
No further details were disclosed.
FINAL Train vs Pedestrian collision at Airport Blvd / E 51st St: #ATCEMSMedics have declared a Trauma Alert on an adult patient, who is being transported to Dell Seton Medical Center w/ serious, potentially life threatening injuries. No other info available, EMS clear the scene.
— ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) April 9, 2020