Overturned truck blocking traffic on Gateway in East El Paso

Overturn truck

An overturned 18-wheeler blocked two lanes of traffic during the morning rush hour on Thursday.

The accident happened shortly after 6:30 a.m. on Gateway East near Eastlake, according to El Paso Police and the Texas Department of Transportation.

It was immediately unknown how the accident happened or if there were any injuries.

Police said the road will be closed until further notice. 

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