ROBSTOWN - A 30-year-old Corpus Christi man was identified in the fatal crash that occurred Thursday morning on Farm-to-Market 1694.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is investigating the two vehicle accident four miles northeast of Robstown in Nueces County. The preliminary investigation revealed a 2012 Dodge Charger, occupied by Douglas Alan Velasquez, was traveling north on FM 1694 as a 2014 Freightliner truck tractor semi-trailer (occupied by the driver only) was traveled south on FM 1694.
For unknown reasons the driver of the Dodge veered from the northbound lane of travel into the southbound lane on FM 1694, striking the Freightliner.
Velasquez was transported by ground ambulance to Spohn Shoreline Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
The male driver of the Freightliner was transported to Spohn Shoreline Hospital with non-life threatening injures.
DPS Troopers are further investigating the fatal crash.