LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - UPDATE: Sunday's crash at the BP checkpoint is being investigated by DPS.
The follow is the information received by the Trooper:
According to a State Trooper, an 18 wheeler attempted to go through a lane designated for passenger cars only at the BP checkpoint.
When approaching the lane it struck a concrete barrier, and then rear ended a Ford SUV.
A minor injury was reported from the driver of the SUV.
The driver of the 18 wheeler did not suffer any injuries. Driver was cited for failure to control speed.
Below is the original text to this story:
A tractor-trailer accident is reported at the Border Patrol checkpoint.
The incident happened on Sunday afternoon on the northbound lane of the I-35 checkpoint.
According to the Webb County Sheriff’s Office, a tractor-trailer ran into the checkpoint.
At this time, traffic is being redirected around the checkpoint.
Authorities are advising drivers to take precautions and obey all traffic laws.