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Victim in State Highway 44 fatal crash ID'd

Posted at 4:17 PM, Oct 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-25 01:54:21-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The driver killed in a crash on State Highway 44 has been identified.

He's 59-year-old Isaac Garcia of Robstown.

The Department of Public Safety tells said Garcia was headed west on TX-44 when he crashed into an 18-wheeler that was traveling ahead of him.

Garcia's truck hit the cab of the 18-wheeler as it made a right turn onto Violet Road.

He died at the scene.

The driver of the big rig was not hurt.

Related: One dead in traffic accident near Robstown