EMS: Motorcyclist thrown off Hwy 183 upper deck in North Austin after collision
A motorcyclist was thrown off the Hwy 183 upper deck in North Austin Tuesday afternoon after a crash with another vehicle, EMS officials say.
It happened at approximately 2:15 p.m. in the southbound lanes of the 8400 block of Hwy 183.
Austin-Travis County EMS says the motorcycle and rider were thrown about 25 feet to the lower access road near Lazy Lane. The victim -- identified only as a man in his 50s -- was transported to Dell-Seton Medical Center with critical life-threatening injuries.
Drivers are being asked to avoid the area.
Further details were not immediately available.