Expressway wreck brings traffic to a crawl in Mercedes

Expressway 83 wreck slowed down traffic in Mercedes

Authorities are investigating a wreck that slowed down traffic along Expressway 83 in Mercedes.

It all happend on the westbound lanes of the highway near Mile 2 West just before 2 p.m. Friday.

Details were not immediately available but the accident involved a vehicle that rear-ended another one.

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) state troopers are investigating the accident.

Westbound traffic is moving slowly through the area while crews clear the wreck.