The report said Nathaniel Garcia, 45, of Corpus Christi was driving a 2007 Saturn Aura south in the northbound lane with Austin Garcia, 18, in the passenger seat. Both were wearing seat belts.
Garcia’s Saturn collided with a 2008 Nissan Altima that was heading northbound driven by Pablo Flores, 25, also of Corpus Christi. Flores was also wearing a seat belt.
Trooper John Kuiroga responded to the crash, according to the report.
Nathaniel and Flores both died at the scene, and next of kin were notified, according to the DPS’ fatality report.
Austin was taken to University Hospital in San Antonio.