Authorities Searching for Hit-and-Run Driver following Accident in Mission
MISSION – Authorities are searching for a driver who fled the scene after a head-on collision.
It happened in Mission near the intersection of Shary Road and Military Highway Wednesday morning.
Mission police and Border Patrol responded; two people were transported to the hospital.
When police arrived, the occupants of one of the vehicles started running – several of those passengers were in the country illegally.
Police are searching for the driver on hit-and-run charges; human smuggling charges could also be added.
No serious injuries were reported.
KRGV’s Christian von Preysing has the details.
Watch the video above for more information.
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