One Injured in Commercial Vehicle Accident on Global Reach Drive in El Paso, TX
UPDATE (May 11, 2023): Additional details provided by authorities shed light on events surrounding the crash. Their information said that the motorcyclist was southbound on Global Reach. At the intersection of Walter Jones, a northbound 18-wheeler allegedly failed to yield making a left turn. This caused the motorcycle to hit the side of the trailer. Right now, additional details cannot be confirmed.
El Paso, TX — April 26, 2023, one person was injured following a commercial vehicle accident at 7:12 p.m. on Global Reach Drive.
Investigators said that the crash took place in the area of the Global Reach Drive and Walter Jones Boulevard intersection. This area is near the El Paso International Airport, just off Liberty Expressway.
Initial statements from authorities about the crash say that it involved a motorcycle and a commercial vehicle. At this time, exact details about what circumstances led to the crash are unavailable. As a result of the collision, reports say at least one person was taken to the hospital. Their condition was not specified. The victim has not yet been identified, and its unclear how exactly they were involved in the collision.
No other injuries were specified in the most current reports. It's also unclear if authorities plan to file any charges or citations. Police officials say that they're continuing to investigate.