Indian Fight at Skull Creek August 14, 2019 - 00:00 Posted in: NewsEagle Lake The historic Indian Fight at Skull Creek was likely the beginning of the end of the Karankawa Indians in Texas. On a February day in 1823, a group of Karankawas were encamped along Skull Creek in Colorado County for fishing. They came inland from coastal waters at Matagorda in the ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!