Corpus Christi, TX – John Rice ID’d as Victim of FM 624 Crash
Corpus Christi, TX (July 26, 2019) – At approximately 7 a.m. on Wednesday, July 24, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a bicycle accident at the intersection of Farm to Market Road 624 and Riverwood Drive.
According to reports, 30-year-old John Rice was traveling south of FM 624 on a bicycle when he was struck by a motor vehicle in the roadway. Rice was ejected or dragged down the roadway approximately 150-feet before coming to rest along the side of the road.
The driver responsible for the incident fled the scene without rendering aid.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of John Rice. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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