CBP installs barriers along Gateway to the Americas Bridge

LAREDO,Texas(KGNS)- Customs and Border Protection agents continue their training in preparation for the potential arrival of the migrant caravan to our border.

Agents were seen wearing full training gear at the Gateway to the Americas International Bridge.

They've installed concrete barriers and placed concertina wire on top of them. Placing the barriers along the U.S. side of the border in order to separate the lanes.

CBP officials say they are continuing to monitor the situation regarding several caravans migrating from Central America towards the U.S. border.

They will continue to assess the capabilities of their facilities throughout the southwest border.