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30-year-old man struck, killed while attempting to cross I-37

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to a fatal pedestrian collision in Patricio County last Friday night.

According to KIII, the accident occurred in the northbound lanes of I-37 when 30-year-old Israel Perez Junior struck a guardrail and careened off the roadway. He then got out of his vehicle and began to walk along with a dark portion of the roadway when he was struck by an oncoming Chevy Tahoe.

Perez was rushed to Spohn Shoreline Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

If you have been injured or if you lost a loved one as the result of a pedestrian accident in the Corpus Christi area, you could be entitled to significant compensation. The Corpus Christi car accident attorneys with Herrman and Herrman will take on every aspect of the complex legal system with your best interests in mind. Contact our offices today to set up a completely free review of your claim by a licensed attorney.