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TRAFFIC ALERT: Water main break at Mesa and Belvidere

El Paso Water Utilities are on the scene of a water main break near the intersection of Mesa and Belvidere. Police are diverting traffic along Belvidere in order to ensure that no sinkholes develop along the roadway.

Motorcycle Awareness Month starts May 1st

In an effort to reverse a 5-percent year-over-year increase in motorcycle crash fatalities, the Texas Department of Transportation is launching its month-long “Share the Ro

TRAFFIC ALERT: Overturned semi-truck US-54 North to I-10 West on ramp

A semi-truck overturned on the US-54 North (Ramp C) to I-10 West at approximately 2:40 pm Tuesday afternoon. At this time, the ramp is completely closed. According to the emergency scanner, the semi-truck may be leaking fuel onto the ramp.

EPFD responding to brush fire beind Socorro Student Activities Complex

The El Paso Fire Department is responding to a small brush fire behind the Socorro Student Activities complex (SAC). The call came into dispatch around 10:30 a.m. near the intersection of Mercantile Ave and Pine Springs Dr.

I-10 Avenida de Mesilla overnight closures

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One office and La Calerita Construction continue with the bridge construction of the westbound overpass.

El Paso FD responds to large brush fire near Doniphan

El Paso Fire Crews responded to a large brush fire in El Paso's Upper Valley. It happened around 4 p.m. on Ripley Street, just north of Doniphan Drive.

UPDATE: I-10 back open in Southern New Mexico

UPDATE: The New Mexico Department of Transportation has lifted the closure for I-10 in southern New Mexico. All lanes in both directions opened shortly after 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

Sun Metro updates route 16 around Country Club Rd.

Starting Thursday, May 1, 2014, Sun Metro will update the Route 16 detour to address Phase 2 of the Country Club Road construction.

Power Outage: Approximately 2,000 El Paso Electric customers without power

UPDATE: EP Electric was able to restore power to the area by 11:00 a.m. No word on what caused the outage. Earlier: Approximately 2,000 customers are without power on El Paso's east side at this time.

Beck concertgoers should be aware of downtown street closures

Portions of Santa Fe Street in Downtown El Paso are closed to motorists, pedestrians, and cyclists through Monday, April 28 2014 at 6:00 a.m.

TRAFFIC ALERT: I-10 East at Piedras, two center lanes blocked

A two-car traffic accident at I-10 Eastbound at Piedras is currently blocking center two lanes. The backup is all the way to Porfirio Diaz at this hour. Please use an alternate route such as Montana or the Border Highway.

Sun Metro begins move into new transit operation center

Sun Metro will begin moving their operations to the new Bicentennial Council Transit Operation Center, located at 10151 Montana, just east of Wedgewood.

Car fire causes major backup on freeway

Car fire in Central El Paso causes major morning commute backup. The fire happened just before 7 a.m. Wednesday at I-10 & Brown, westbound. No injuries were reported but traffic was backup for miles.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Accident I-10 east at Airway

Emergency crews are responding to a traffic accident involving multiple vehicles at I-10 eastbound near Airway.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Rollover crash at US-54 South at Diana

Emergency crews are en route to a rollover crash on US-54 southbound at Diana. All southbound lanes of US-54 are closed at Diana. Traffic is currently diverted onto Gateway South. Estimated clearing time: 1 hour.