PHARR, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Edinburg to McAllen portion of the I-2/1-69C Interchange Project is temporarily closed.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) announced the Edinburg to McAllen ramp closed Wednesday afternoon due to a vehicle rollover.
According to Sgt. Maria Montalvo with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), the rollover was caused by a driver evading law enforcement.
The driver rolled over and crashed into two other vehicles at around 3:53 p.m.
“[The] driver was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries,” Montalvo said. “People from the other two vehicles did not sustain injuries and were not transported to hospitals.”
Westbound I-2 Frontage Road between Cage Road and Sugar Road closed as a result of the accident.
TxDOT is asking drivers to avoid the area until further notice.