Corpus Christi – Reckless Driver Collided with a Truck on Holly Road
Posted on Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 at 1:41 am
Corpus Christi law enforcement officials have yet to release more details about a vehicular accident on Holly Road last Saturday evening.
At around 7:00 a.m., DPS troopers were dispatched at the intersection of Holly Road and Staples Road to assist in a collision involving a truck and a sedan. According to initial reports, a sedan had been traveling along the eastbound lane of Holly when, for reasons that had not been determined, it ignored a red light and crashed into an 18-wheeler truck that was heading north on Staples.
The driver of the car sustained injuries as a result of the crash. He was rushed to an area hospital where he received medical treatment.
No other injuries were reported.
The crash remains under investigation as of this writing.
We are deeply saddened for the family and loved ones of the injured victim. Our prayers and thoughts are with them. We strongly believe that the Corpus Christi Police Department will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
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