One dead in stabbings on University of Texas campus, 3 transported with possibly serious injuries

AUSTIN, TX (KXAN) — Authorities are responding to reports of a stabbing on the University of Texas at Austin campus Monday afternoon.

Austin police say they’re assisting university police at 2101 Speedway, which is near Gregory Gym. Austin-Travis County EMS says they are responding to reports of multiple people stabbed. The agency says one person has died and three more were injured.

Austin police say they have one person in custody.

A KXAN intern at the schools says authorities have evacuated Gregory Gym as of 2:10 p.m.

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