Emergency crews responded to an accident in front of a the La Quinta Hotel near Interstate 37 and Navigation Boulevard just before 7:30 a.m. on Saturday.
Officials found a Nissan Titan on its side.
According the Corpus Christi Police Department, the driver is a young man reported that his steering wheel locked up causing him to lose control of his truck.
The driver was traveling down the Interstate 37 access road.
The truck flipped and ended up on its side, but not before scraping apart of the structure and splitting a palm tree in half.
Officials add the truck came dangerously close to the lobby area of the hotel.
The vehicle came to a stop just before the entrance.
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