Bus passengers in wreck along I-10 near Tornillo hospitalized
El Paso, Texas (KFOX14) —
Bus passengers in crash near Tornillo taken to hospital
A bus crash was reported Thursday morning near Interstate 10 West near Tornillo.
The bus, which was carrying passengers, belongs to Misioneros Bus Line, according to a decal along the back of the bus.
An official with the Texas Department of Public Safety confirmed 20 people were taken to Del Sol Medical Center.
An official with Border Patrol said when the first BP agent arrived at the scene passenger from the bus were laying on the ground outside of the bus with injuries.
Reporter Simon Williams, who was at the wreckage site, said the bus traveled past barricades onto a closed road and onto a dirt area.
There is no word on what caused the crash.
The Hudspeth County Sheriff’s Office, Border Patrol, EMS, and Texas State Troopers responded to the scene.