AUSTIN (KXAN) – A woman in her 30s fell about 30 feet in the Barton Creek Greenbelt in southwest Austin late Sunday afternoon, said Austin-Travis County EMS.
It happened at about 5:20 p.m. in the Twin Falls area of the greenbelt, ATC EMS said.
Medics said the woman was unconscious when they reached her, and they were aiding her breathing.
At about 6 p.m., emergency responders hoisted her into a STARFlight helicopter hovering overhead. She was flown to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center with critical, life-threatening injuries, ATC EMS said.
The Austin Fire Department also assisted in the rescue operation.