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Police investigating two Sunday-morning deadly wrecks

By Matthew Smith, Good Morning El Paso Weekend Anchor / Reporter
Published On: Dec 24 2013 10:06:52 AM CST
Updated On: Jan 16 2014 04:59:33 PM CST

Police are dealing with a wreck that happened at Edgemere and loop 375. ABC-7 rushed a crew out to this crash.

According to our crew that was there, one person died.
A second person was rushed to the hospital.
This crash appears to involve a car running into a median and the car flipping.//

EL PASO, Texas -

Police are investigating two separate deadly wrecks in east El Paso.

A motorcyclist was hit and killed around 1:30 a.m. on I-10 near McCrae. According to witnesses, a small car was driving the wrong way and struck the biker. The car rolled multiple times.

According to police, both the motorcyclist and the driver of the car died.

Traffic was shutdown for several hours and motorists were forced to take Gateway West.

A few hours later, a second deadly wreck occurred near the intersection of Edgemere and Loop 375. ABC-7s 'round the clock news team was there shortly after the wreck at 5 a.m.

The driver of a car hit a median and died. A passenger was also in the vehicle. According to 9-1-1 operators that person was rushed to the hospital.

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