At Least 1 Dead Multiple Injured In Austin Stabbing Friday Morning ‘South Congress Ave & W Riverside’

AUSTIN, TX. (THECOUNT) — At least one person has died and multiple victims injured in a Friday morning stabbing in downtown Austin.

At least four people were injured in a stabbing attack in downtown Austin Friday morning, reports police.

Austin-Travis County EMS says this happened on the 500 block of South Congress Avenue near West Riverside Drive around 8:12 a.m., reports KXAN.

ATCEMS said one person, a man in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A man in his 50s was taken to a hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries, and two other people are being treated for injuries at the scene.


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