One person arrested in suspected DWI crash that sent 4 to hospital

CBS Austin

Police arrested a suspected intoxicated person involved in a crash in southeast Austin sent multiple people to area hospitals Sunday night.

Austin Police state a call was received about a crash occurred on Burleson Road and US 183 close to 8:54 p.m.

Austin-Travis County EMS reported five were people injured. Three children were transported to Dell Children's Medical Center with injuries ranging from critical, life-threatening injuries to minor injuries.

An adult female was transported to South Austin Hospital with serious, potentially life-threatening injuries, according at ATCEMS.

Police arrested a suspect after officers detected an odor of alcohol, an APD spokesperson stated. The suspect is facing charges of intoxication assault.

This is a developing story. We will update as we receive more information.

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