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Two men killed in South Side industrial accident identified

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Posted at 6:13 PM, Apr 13, 2022

UPDATE (11:38 a.m. Thursday):

The Nueces County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the two men killed as Jose Rodriguez and Rene Jimenez.

Their cause of death remains unclear.


Corpus Christi Fire Department is working a scene in the 7000 block of Hathor Dr. in which two men reportedly have died, officials said.

At about 5:30 p.m. Corpus Christi Fire Department responded to a call on that street.

CCFD officials confirmed two men died while working underneath a house.

KRIS 6 News crews are headed to the scene to gather more details about the incident.

This is a developing story. Stay with KRIS 6 News for updates.