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CCPD Dive Team pulling SUV from Nueces River

CCPD Dive Team pulling SUV from Nueces River
Posted at 10:20 AM, Nov 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-05 13:17:35-05

The Corpus Christi Police Department's Dive Team is trying to recover an SUV from the Nueces River.

According to Senior Officer Travis Pace with the Corpus Christi Police Department, someone at Labonte Park accidentally drove their Mitsubishi Outlander into the river around 11:20 pm Monday.

The dive team was dispatched to the area this morning to recover it.

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CCPD pulls a car from the Nueces River at Labonte Park in the Calallen area.

They have deployed a buoy to mark the location of the SUV and they have a tow truck equipped with a crane on standby to pull the vehicle out.