POSTED: Monday, June 21, 2010 - 10:38am
UPDATED: Monday, June 21, 2010 - 8:01pm
EL PASO - Traffic was backed up for miles on the I-10 East this morning after a Sun Metro Bus rear ended a rental van. Police say the accident happened around 8:15 am. The driver of the van said he slowed down in response to another accident on the same stretch of highway near the Downtown Exit.
The driver refused medical attention but according to Sun Metro officials, one of the 18 bus passengers was transported to a hospital with unknown injuries.
Police cited the driver. He is not driving pending standard drug and alcohol testing.