Corpus Christi police: woman dead after single-vehicle wreck on Interstate Highway 37

On September 10, 2018 a 22-year-old woman was pronounced dead after a single-vehicle accident on Interstate Highway 37

About 11:08 a.m. that morning Corpus Christi police were called to an accident on southbound lanes of the highway, near Redbird Lane, said Lt. Chris Hooper.

The call was dispatched to officers as a rescue with one person trapped inside a black passenger car, he said. The driver was the lone occupant of the car.

Corpus Christi is rapidly growing, the rapid growth and construction has changed traffic patterns. Some of those changes have caused car accidents.

Some accidents are single vehicle, some involve commercial vehicles.

Here are Corpus Christi Car Accident Statistics

Fatal car crashes and road traffic accident statistics for 2014

  • Fatal accident count 24
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents 30
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons 10
  • Fatalities 24
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents 44
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents 10

As the population of Corpus Christi increases so will the number of fatal accidents, fatalities, and pedestrian accidents.