CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A Corpus Christi person states his two automobiles and many electronic appliances were destroyed right after an 18-wheeler snagged electric power strains close to his house on Bluntzer Road mid-November 2021. Joe Marroquin reported he was within his dwelling when he listened to a loud bang, his residence shook and the electricity went out.
“The driver created a slip-up. He obtained tangled up there, he had the chance to again up,” Marroquin stated. “He still left the scene of the accident. We called the law enforcement and filed a report.”
Corpus Christi spokesperson Lt. Michael Pena said it seems that in this case, the driver bought lost and took a mistaken convert.
“From chatting to the reporting, (the truck) finished up on a lifeless stop avenue,” Lt. Pena said. “It can be comprehensible, but you are not usually going to see an 18-wheeler in a residential space.”
Lt. Pena claimed it’s critical to report and assemble as substantially proof as doable in cases like these.
“When the officer comes you want to give as significantly facts as doable. If you have description of the car or truck, description of the driver, a license plate, which is normally handy,” Lt. Pena mentioned.
The Marroquin’s surveillance cameras were able to seize the second the semi-truck drove by their home, taking down the power traces right before coming to a halt and then leaving the scene. In the meantime, Marroquin is left wondering who will fork out for the damages remaining behind.
“If it was us executing hurt to their car or truck or anyone else, they’d be wanting for us to make fantastic,” Marroquin said. “I don’t see why they are not able to make superior.”
KRIS 6 Information achieved out to the Lange Truck Line business and was referred to their insurance policies organization, but phone calls went unanswered.