Corpus Christi (KIII News) — One person was sent to the hospital Thursday night while another was pronounced dead at the scene after being involved in a pedestrian accident at the 700 block of Clarkwood.

According to police, a 23 and 22-year-old men were walking along Clarkwood when they dashed into the street and were hit by a red truck.


The driver of the red truck stopped and rendered aid for the victims.

When police arrived at the scene, they pronounced the 23-year-old dead, and they transferred the 22-year-old to the hospital in critical condition.

Police did not issue a citation to the driver because the men were not on a crosswalk and he stopped and rendered aid.

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