UPDATE: Traffic accident at I-10 West at Paisano has been cleared; all lanes open
POSTED: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:15am
UPDATED: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:55am
The accident on I-10 West at Paisano has been cleared and all lanes are open followiing an early morning accident involving a semi-truck.
El Paso Police are investigating the cause of an accident this morning that slowed down traffic during the morning rush hour commute.
It happened just before 5 this morning on I-10 near Paisano. We are told the driver of a big rig lost control of the semi and slammed into a side concrete barrier.
No other vehicles were involved and no serious injuries are reported but police have closed two lanes in the westbound direction.
Clearing time is approximately 3 hours.
No word yet on the cause or if the accident was weather related.
Traffic on I-10 West at Paisano is reduced to one lane after an accident involving a semi-truck. Clearing time is approximately 3 hours. Please take a different route if headed west.