Corpus Christi, TX (8/14/2021) – A woman is in the hospital after a hit-and-run incident occurred overnight.
The accident happened on Port Avenue and Ruth Street around 11 p.m. A woman was struck, and the vehicle fled the scene.
The woman is now hospitalized with serious bodily injuries.
Investigators on the scene last night and early this morning were still trying to determine what the vehicle looks like, and any distinguishing damage or markings on it.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
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