Rollover kills man on Highway 290 near Elgin

A man died Sunday night in a rollover crash on the eastbound lanes of Highway 290 at Albert Voelker Road. (photo courtesy: Tom Rapp)

ELGIN (KXAN) — A man died Sunday night in a rollover crash on the eastbound lanes of Highway 290 at Albert Voelker Road.

Officials with Austin-Travis County EMS say only one vehicle was involved in the crash.

They say the man in his 20s may have been ejected from the vehicle after the crash. Paramedics pronounced him dead at 11:45 p.m.

They say there were no other patients involved.

Both directions of Highway 290 were closed while investigators figure out the cause of the rollover.

UPDATE: The eastbound lanes of Highway 290 near Albert Voelker road reopened to traffic around 4:30 a.m.

 

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