Roger Samudio Jr., 2 Injured in Car Accident in Corpus Christi, TX
Corpus Christi, TX — April 15, 2023, Roger Samudio Jr. and two others were hurt as the result of a car accident at around 2:17 a.m. along Highway 357.
Preliminary information about the crash released by police officials indicates that it took place in the area of the Highway 357 (Rodd Field Road) and Holly Road intersection.
According to initial details, 42-year-old Roger Samudio Jr. was the driver of an Acura that was going northbound along Rodd Field Road. While merging into the left turn lane, authorities say that a southbound Dodge Avenger left its lane and went into that turn lane. This caused the two vehicles to collided head-on into each other.
As a result of the collision, Samudio had injuries described as non-incapacitating. Two women in the Dodge also reportedly had injuries, one with supposed incapacitating injuries. At this time, police allege that the driver of the Dodge was under the influence of alcohol. This cannot currently be confirmed pending further information.