Dina Arévalo

Government, Business, Logistics, TCA

Mexican Truckers Halt Bridge Traffic Following Texas Inspection Mandate

Semi-trucks sit at a rest stop near the Pharr–Reynosa International Bridge Trucks sit at a rest stop near the Pharr–Reynosa International Bridge on April 11 in Pharr, Texas. (Juan Figeroa /Dallas Morning News via Tribune Content Agency)

PHARR, Texas — Just four days after the Texas Department of Public Safety began implementing a program to inspect all commercial traffic crossing the Texas-Mexico border, Mexican truck drivers staged a protest that halted all traffic into and out of Mexico at the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge on April 11.

Dina Arévalo | The Monitor, McAllen, Texas
April 12, 2022