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Man dead after crashing an SUV into a concrete wall on SPID near Ayers St.

The 40-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A man is dead after crashing an SUV into a concrete wall and pillar early Tuesday morning on South Padre Island Dr. near Ayers St., officials with the Corpus Christi Police Department said.

Officers got the emergency call just after 4:30 a.m. on the 2400 block of SPID. Traffic investigators said they are trying to figure out why the driver left the road and crashed into the concrete wall. 

The 40-year old man was pronounced dead on the scene. 

CCPD is still investigating to determine the cause and any other factors that may have contributed to the accident.  

TRAFFIC: The Ayers St. exit on Highway 358 westbound (SPID) is currently closed due to a traffic accident. More information coming soon.

Posted by KIII 3 News on Tuesday, June 1, 2021

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