Motorcyclist killed in SW Austin crash
UPDATE 6:30 p.m.: Police say the motorcyclist from the crash in Southwest Austin has died from his injuries.
A motorcyclist was critically injured Thursday evening after a traffic collision in Southwest Austin, EMS officials say.
It happened at around 5:30 p.m. on West Hwy 71, about a mile west of the Y at Oak Hill.
Austin-Travis County EMS says an unconscious man in his 20s was transported by medics to St. David's South Austin Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
Westbound Hwy 71 is closed at Silvermine Drive as authorities investigate.
Further details were not immediately available.