EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) — A Friday crash on I-10 at mile market 163 has left one person dead.
The crash happened around 3:30 p.m. yesterday near Van Horn.
Investigations showed that two vehicles were involved.
One of the vehicles overturned between the eastbound and westbound lanes causing dangerous materials to spill into the eastbound lanes of I-10.
The driver of the vehicle, which was a semi, was trapped and pulled out by State Troopers.
He was transported to the Culberson County Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The driver was identified as 63 year old Nikolai Vidinliey.
The El Paso Fire Department and Lone Star Hazmat were called to ensure the air was safe in the area.
The scene was declared safe by officials.
The condition of the occupant of the other vehicle is unknown.
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