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AUSTIN, Texas -- An accident in north Austin Sunday afternoon sent two cyclists to the hospital.

Around 3 p.m.Sunday afternoon Austin police say two women were riding bikes on the shoulder of Parmer Ln. near Lakeline when a car hit them from behind.

The driver says she was swerving to avoid a box in the middle of the road.

Police say the two cyclists are now at a Round Rock hospital.

One of the women suffered serious to life-threatening injuries, the other is in stable condition.
Police are investigating, but as of now, the driver is not facing charges.

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