EAST EL PASO, TX — UPDATE: According to Blanca Del Valle, spokesperson for the Texas Department of Transportaion in El Paso, Trans Mountain Rd. reopened Friday afternoon.
Transmountain Road in El Paso remains closed this Friday, September 13, 2013. Texas Department of Transportation officials say they don't know when the roadway will re-open, it depends on the weather conditions which still don't look good.
Transmountain was first closed Thursday morning because of sliding rocks and gushing water that created dangerous driving conditions. In fact, an actual rockslide made the road impassable.
For updates on when Transmountain Road will re-open, stay connected to www. kdbc.com.