Fiery car crash injures two in East Travis County

Two people are in the hospital following a fiery crash on East Parmer Lane. (KXAN Photo / Juan Salinas)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Two people are in the hospital after following a fiery crash in East Travis County early Saturday morning.

The crash happened at around 1 a.m at the intersection of East Parmer Lane and Highway 290.

Austin/Travis County EMS transported a man to Brooke Army Medical Center and a woman to University Medical Center Brackenridge by STAR Flight. Paramedics say both patients were in critical, life-threatening injuries.

One car was involved in the crash.

The cause of the crash is under investigation. 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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