Two children and two adults were taken to the hospital following a crash in eastern Travis County early Sunday evening.
About the Travis County Crash
KXAN reports the crash occurred around 5:43 pm Sunday in the 9200 block of Decker Lake Lane, near the Travis County Exposition Center.
Two children, one of whom was ejected from the vehicle, were transported to Dell Children’s Medical Center with serious and potentially serious injuries. Two adults were transported to Dell Seton Medical Center with potentially life-threatening injuries.
The accident remains under investigation.
Texas Car Accident Statistics 2018
Information provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):
- There were 12,161 serious injury crashes in Texas in 2018 with 14,908 people sustaining a serious injury.
- There were 701 people killed in crashes occurring in intersections or related to an intersection.
- There were 548 people killed in head-on crashes in 2018.
- There were no deathless days on Texas roadways in 2018.
- There were 940 people killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes where a driver was under the influence of alcohol. This is 26% of the total number of people killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes.
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