Accident closes lane on Border Hwy in far SE El Paso
EL PASO, TX — A vehicle accident Thursday morning blocked a right lane on Cesar E. Chavez Border Highway in far southeast El Paso, according to Diana Gomez, KFOX traffic reporter.
The collision occurred on the southbound lanes at Exit 48 to South Zaragoza Road, near the United States-Mexico border. It was first reported by KFOX at 8:37 a.m.
Commuters were warned of a traffic backup in the area as crews responded.
Authorities said the scene was expected to clear within the hour.
Crash on the Border Highway south at Zaragoza causing the right lane to close. Expect delay if this is your commute, backup is to Alameda. Clearing time is an hour. Slow down for emergency and @txdotelp crews.
— Diana Gomez (@DianaKFOX_CBS) April 28, 2022
No further details have been shared on the parties involved or any serious injuries.
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