• Twitter icon
  • Facebook icon
  • Youtube icon
  • Instagram icon
  • Snapchat icon

Man charged in 2019 fatal hit-and-run accident

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX- 36-year-old Albert Martinez was charged in a fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred in March of 2019, according to the Caller Times.

Martinez was driving while intoxicated when he fatally struck Alejandro Garcia at the intersection of Laredo and 17th Street. Martinez was arrested on a 125,000 dollar bond. The driver left the scene of the accident before calling authorities.

The Nueces County grand jury indicted Martinez on for an accident involving death and driving while intoxicated.

Disclaimer: This post is not meant to offer legal or medical advice. It is intended to inform those in the Corpus Christi area of any potential road closures or blockages. If you’ve been involved in a serious crash and need advice, please reach out to the attorneys at Herrman & Herrman today.