23-Year-Old Killed in Robstown Crash

A driver from Mission, Texas is dead after a head-on crash involving a truck and an 18-wheeler.

ROBSTOWN (KIII NEWS) - DPS Troopers are investigating a deadly head on accident on Highway 77, just south of Robstown.
According to state troopers, the driver of a truck was traveling in the wrong direction of the south bound lane and collided with an 18-wheeler.  The accident happening just after 2:30 a.m.
The driver of that truck, who troopers say is 23-year-old Abelardo Lopez from Mission, Texas was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the 18-wheeler was taken to Christus Sphon Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
It's unknown if the fog played a role in the accident.
As soon as we learn more information, we'll be sure to keep you updated.
 

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