(Austin Fire Info/Twitter @AustinFireInfo)
TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) - Four firefighters were injured after their fire truck was involved in a crash at Farm to Market 620 and Comanche Trail, just south of Lake Travis. FM 620 reopened at 10:30 p.m. following the 1:45 p.m. crash Wednesday.
Another six people were taken to the hospital. The Department of Public Safety says the fire truck was heading south on FM 620 when the driver had a medical emergency and lost consciousness.
The truck drove into the northbound lanes and struck five other vehicles, before coming to rest on its right side.
Update Vehicle Rescue FM 620 and Comanche Trail. 5 cars and Firetruck from Lake Travis Fire/Rescue involved in collision. FM 620— Austin Fire Info (@AustinFireInfo) May 16, 2018
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