Officials say one man was killed in traffic crash on Texas 71 west of Bee Cave

Officials said one man was killed Tuesday afternoon and a woman and two children were injured after a crash on Texas 71 west of Bee Cave.

According to Austin-Travis County EMS, one woman was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center and two children were taken to Dell Children’s Medical Center to be treated for non-life threatening injuries. 

Police said the two-vehicle crash happened around 3 p.m.  

Travis County Sheriff's said westbound lanes of Texas 71 are closed at Pedernales Summit Parkway.

Police are asking commuters to avoid area until the highway reopens.