Rollover accident shuts down eastbound expressway in Donna
By Sergio Chapa
Sun, 26 May 2013 01:34:38 GMT — Authorities temporarily shut down the eastbound lanes of the expressway in Alamo following a rollover accident.It happened on the eastbound lanes of Expressway 83 and Val Verde Road around 7:30 PM Saturday evening.Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) state troopers as well as Alamo police and firefighters responded to the scene.Alamo Police Chief Arturo Espinoza told Action 4 News the driver of that vehicle was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.He said, after the suspect rolled his vehicle he took off running from the scene.Police were able to catch up to him and arrest him.The rollover forced the eastbound lanes of Expressway 83 to come to a crawl.No other vehicles were hit.
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