Man airlifted after crash may have suffered gunshot wound

DEL VALLE, Texas (KXAN) — A man was taken by helicopter to the hospital after a crash in rural Travis County.

The man may also have suffered a gunshot wound, according to information from Austin-Travis County EMS.

The crash happened in the 14800 block of Hokanson Road near Peterson Road about 9 p.m.

STARFlight lifted the man in his 30s to University Medical Center Brackenridge, according to EMS crews. The man’s injuries were not life-threatening, according to the Travis County Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities said the man went off the road and into a ditch.

The Sheriff’s Office could not confirm whether the man had been shot. Deputies were still searching the area to determine what happened. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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