EPCSO investigating three-vehicle crash caused by wrong-way driver in Far East El Paso


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a three-vehicle crash set off by a wrong-way driver in Far East El Paso.

EPCSO said the crash happened at 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the 14000 block of Montana Avenue.

According to investigators, one vehicle was traveling westbound on eastbound lanes and collided with two vehicles driving eastbound. Deputies said the drivers were unable to get out of their vehicles because they sustained extensive injuries. All three drivers were taken to area hospitals. One driver had minor injuries and the other two had serious injuries.

An investigation is ongoing by Sheriff’s Office Special Traffic investigators.

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