Luckily a tragedy was avoided and an Eagle Pass elderly man assisted after he was stopped while driving in the wrong direction in an area along N. Veterans Boulevard.
Eagle Pass Police Department reports state that officers received an anonymous emergency call reporting that a black pickup truck was driving on the wrong side of the road on Veterans Boulevard.
Officers quickly responded to the area in order to attempt to stop the vehicle before a tragedy would occur.
Police units were able to find the vehicle in the 2500 block of N. Veterans Boulevard and made contact with the driver who appeared to be disoriented.
Officers were able to make contact with the elderly man’s family who showed up and took the man home.