(Traffic collision near Calexico)…It was reported at just after 9:00 Thursday morning.
It happened at the intersection of Highway 111 and Jaspar Road. Southbound Highway 111 was closed at Heber Road. Traffic was detoured onto Heber Road. Border Patrol agents and the Calexico Police were the first to respond. The preliminary report from the California Highway Patrol said there were injuries as a result on the collision. The extent of those injuries was not known. The CHP said the cause of the collision is under investigation. Preliminary indications are that the traffic lights at the intersection were malfunctioning.