City steps in to help hit-and-run victim
The City of Laredo has stepped in to help a man who was severely injured in a hit-and-run accident.
City officials say Laredo Health Department doctors and nurses are now monitoring the condition of Gustavo Sanchez. He suffered massive lacerations to his head and major scrapes to his body after being hit and dragged by a vehicle on New Years' Eve.
Officials tell us Sanchez has received antibiotics from the Health Department and will be headed to San Antonio for another appointment very soon.