A rollover accident occurred shortly after 10:40 p.m. on South Padre Island Drive near Airline Road after a white SUV lost control exiting the west bound ramp. The driver fled the scene and the passenger is in critical condition.
Corpus Christi police and fire department responded to the accident shortly after and had to work on the critically injured passenger near the Sunrise Mall. The passenger was conscious and breathing when fire officials arrived.
This rollover occurred minutes after another major vehicle happened less than a mile down the same road where three people sustained serious injuries. Police have the frontage road of SPID shutdown as investigators evaluate both scenes.
This is a developing story, stay tuned for more updates!