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Mother of Alleged Hit and Run Driver Reports Son

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FROM THE CORPUS CHRISTI POLICE DEPARTMENT -

Occurred on 7/23/12, 0715 am  Driving While Intoxicated   3900 Montego

Officers responded to a hit and run accident in the area of 3900 Montego Drive.  A gold Cadillac had struck a parked Chevrolet pick-up truck which crashed into a wooden fence.  The driver of the Cadillac had fled prior to Officers arrival.

While investigating the accident, the mother of the hit and run driver arrived and told Officers that her son Daniel James Zamora, 22, was responsible.  She told Officers, Zamora called and told her he was involved in an accident and left because he was scared.   

The mother provided Officers with her son's information and he was contacted at 3909 Montego Drive.  Zamora was administered Standard Field Sobriety Tests and a Blood Specimen taken.  He was medically cleared and charged with Driving While Intoxicated.  He was also cited for Unsafe Change from a Direct Course and Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility.