Second deadly wreck of weekend occurs in Northeast El Paso

POSTED: 10:48 AM MDT Mar 17, 2013 

    A man is dead after he was involved in a rollover accident in Northeast El paso.

     According to officials the incident occurred on US 54. A portion of the highway was closed for several hours after following the late Saturday night crash from Diana to Hondo Pass.

     Officials said the driver, a man, was thrown from his vehicle during the rollover. The vehicle then caught fire, first-responders said.

     The name of the driver was not revealed. The vehicle was a late model BMW.

     Traffic was cleared by the morning commute Sunday.