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.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.