CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The driver involved in a fatal crash that took place on 4300 SPID on Saturday has been identified.
24-year-old Jesus Salazar Garza was driving eastbound on 4300 SPID Saturday around 2:11 a.m. He had three passengers with him, and when he made a turn, he left the roadway and struck a tree and a vehicle in the parking lot of a hotel.
Garza died at the scene. His three passengers were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police believe speed and alcohol were contributing factors in the fatal crash.