Corpus Christi, TX – Andrew Riojas ID’d as Victim of Motorcycle Crash on Gollihar Rd
Corpus Christi, TX (September 17, 2019) – On September 14, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Gollihar Rd at approximately 2 a.m.
According to reports, 59-year-old Andrew Riojas was traveling down Gollihar on a motorcycle when he was struck by a 31-year-old man in an SUV.
The motorcycle was dragged several feet down the roadway before the SUV flipped over and crashed into a home.
The driver of the SUV was injured and transported to an area hospital.
Riojas sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Andrew Riojas. Our thoughts are with everyone affected by this accident.
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