Driver in distress

A driver in distress was found Sunday by a U.S. Border Patrol agent assigned to the Brackettville Station on U.S. Highway 277 South. The agent, a trained emergency medical technician, assisted the driver until first responders with the Eagle Pass Fire Department arrived.

A driver in distress was found and assisted Sunday on U.S. Highway 277 South by a U.S. Border Patrol agent, the agency reported Wednesday.

While working roving patrol operations on U.S. Highway 277 South, a certified emergency medical technician Border Patrol agent observed a vehicle on the side of the road and stopped to perform a welfare check.

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