Corpus Christi, TX – Police Investigate 2 Car Wrecks Linked To Shooting on Marguerite St & 19th St

Corpus Christi, TX (July 7, 2019) – Police are investigating a shooting that has been linked to two separate car accidents on Saturday night, July 6th.  Authorities say shots were fired and that the crashes subsequently occurred.

At around 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, an officer near Memorial Hospital was flagged down by a pedestrian, who said that shots had been fired on 19th Street near  Marguerite Street.

Further investigation linked the shooting with a motor vehicle crash on Marguerite Street and a second crash that police say was an intentional crash occurred on North 19th Street close to a park.

Minor injuries were reported in the accident and a male driver has been arrested in connection with the accidents, as well as, a second individual who was arrested for city warrants.

The three related incidents are under investigation, and those with information are urged call police at 361-886-2600.

Our thoughts go are with the injured victim at this time as we hope for a full recovery

Deadly Car Accidents in Texas

Corpus Christi, TX - Two Crashes and Shooting Related Near 19th StreetThroughout the country, Texas consistently leads the nation in the number of fatalities from traffic accidents. In fact, approximately 3,000 people are killed in car accidents in Texas each year.

Unfortunately, these deadly car accidents mean tragic, unforeseen consequences for victims and their families. But victims can contact a car accident attorney in Texas for help, and learn more about getting the fair compensation they deserve.

Our knowledgeable car accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have years of experience in helping victims and their families. Contact our car accident attorneys in Dallas, Texas at (214) 777-7777 to schedule a free, no-hassle consultation.

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