Reports of an explosion in southwest Austin in the 4800 block of Dawn Song Drive has police and paramedics rushing to the scene. Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services are responding to what was initially reported to be two possible explosions.
ATCEMS said two patients were transported to South Austin Medical Clinic with serious but not expected to be life-threatening injuries. The patients were described as males in their twenties.
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Residents around 4800 Dawn Song Drive are being asked to stay in their homes and follow any instructions from police officers. Anyone else is being asked by the Austin Police Department to stay away from the area.
Austin Police are working with federal agents from the FBI and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives to announce an increased reward for information related to the Austin bombings. Anyone who can provide authorities with information leading to the bomber's arrest could receive $100,000.
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Since March 2, 2018, two people have been killed and two more injured after three separate explosions went off just a few days apart. The first explosion occurred in East Austin on March 2 killing 39-year-old Anthony Stephan House. The following Monday package bombs went off at two addresses around Austin killing a 17-year-old boy and injuring his mother.
Police have no suspects and are asking for the public's help to identify and apprehend the Austin bomber.
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