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Driver Arrested After Crashing Into Police Cruiser

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) - While officers were investigating Sunday night's fatal hit and run accident, a police unit that was stopped to block traffic on Weber Road was stuck by a 2005 Ford Escape.

Investigators said the driver of that vehicle, 28-year old Cody Cerda, gave an officer a fake name and eventually told police he had a small bag of cocaine in his pants as he was being arrested.

Cerda was charged with possession of a controlled substance along with giving false information.