Corpus Christi Police and Fire rescue are on the scene of an accident that is blocking off traffic at Port and Leopard. The wreck happened just before 8AM on Wednesday morning.

Police say an 18-wheeler and a brown truck are involved in the collision. An 87-year old man was taken to the hospital as a result of the accident. Wreckers are on the way to the scene to pick up the vehicles and should clear the scene soon.

3News has a crew on the scene and we will bring you more information as it becomes available.