Three injured in early morning rollover on Hwy 71

The crash scene Tuesday morning (ATCEMS Photo)
The crash scene Tuesday morning (ATCEMS Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Three people were injured–two seriously–in a Tuesday morning rollover that landed the vehicle in a 10-foot ditch.

Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the 1600 block of East State Highway 71 at 2:24 a.m. The rollover happened just east of State Highway 183. Two of the occupants were trapped inside the vehicle and had to be extricated by first responders.

The two men in their 30s were taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge, one with serious injuries, the other with critical injuries.

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