Accident temporarily shuts down Highway 83 east of Rio Grande City

State troopers are investigating an accident near that temporarily shutdown part of U.S. Highway 83 in Starr County.

It all happened in the rural community of La Puerta on Friday afternoon.

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) state troopers reported that a man lost control of his car and hit a tree.

The man TMs car then hit another car.

State troopers said the driver was taken to a hospital in McAllen where he TMs listed in stable condition.