One dies after car runs down embankment on SH 130

FILE - Police lights (KXAN File Photo)
FILE - Police lights (KXAN File Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — One man died and another was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a car struck a guardrail and went down an embankment south of Austin.

Southbound lanes of State Highway 130 are closed at Moore Road, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. The guardrail was damaged in the crash.

At least one of the people were pinned in the car, according to tweets from the Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Service. The incident happened just after noon. The man who died was in his 50s. 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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