Five cars collide on 18th Ave

Published 9:49 am Tuesday, September 7, 2010

A 46-year-old female and one juvenile victim were transported to Austin Medical Center with minor injuries after a five vehicle accident Sat., Sept. 4, around 4 p.m.

The accident occurred near Applebee’s on the 1400 block of 18th Ave. NW.

The Gold Cross, Austin Police Department and Austin Fire Department all responded to the scene.

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Police Chief Brian Krueger said the crash was potentially caused by a medical condition. The two victims transported to AMC had been in separate vehicles.

Krueger said the location of the crash has recently been a high-taffic area due to the construction on Fourth St. NW.