Dec 13, 2013 11:56 AM
CORPUS CHRISTI - Officials at the Stevens Water Plant have spent much of the morning trying to figure out how to remove a truck that crashed into one of their tanks.
Police say around 4:30 this morning the driver of a Ford F-150 pickup was making a turn on the 13000 block of Hearn Road when he lost control of his truck.
The truck crashed through the fence around the water plant and went up the embankment. The truck kept going until it crashed into one of the reservoirs.
The guy driving the truck wasn't hurt, in fact he called some family members and asked them to pick him up.
Police still have not been able to question the driver. For now he's facing a charge of leaving the scene of an accident.
A police dive team was heading out to the water plant sometime today to see if the truck caused any damage and to find a way to remove it.
Officials with the water plant stress that there is no danger to the city's water supply.
37 seconds ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more