The suspected driver who crashed his car into two Corpus Christi officers has been arrested and formally charged.
According to KSAT, Brandon Portillo hit officer Alan McCollum and Michael Love as the two were questioning another driver they had pulled over for racing on Friday night.
Both officers were outside their patrol vehicle at the time Portillo sped through and struck them both.
Officer McCollum passed away, though Officer Love is stable and is recovering from his injuries.
Portillo was also transported to the hospital. The department says he was intoxicated at the time of the crash.
He is being charged with intoxication manslaughter, assault, and driving with a suspended license.
© 2020 Bright Mountain Media, Inc. All rights reserved. The content of this webpage may not be reproduced or used in any manner whatsoever without the express written consent of Bright Mountain Media, Inc. which may be contacted at email@example.com, ticker BMTM.