Accident reported south of Border Patrol checkpoint
An update is now available from the Department of Public Safety concerning the accident that occurred early Wednesday morning near the Border Patrol Station on Highway 83.
According to official, a car drove onto the wrong side of the road and hit a tractor trailer.
When the driver of the car was questioned, he admitted he was tired.
No injuries were reported from the accident.
The Texas Department of Transportation is reporting an accident on Highway 83 north of State Highway 255.
Officials say a vehicle accident happened south of the Border Patrol checkpoint.
So far no injuries have been reported; however, drivers are being asked to avoid the area or expect long delays.
Right now Southbound US 83 North traffic rerouted to State Highway 44 to Interstate 35.