A vehicle accident west of Corpus Christi Friday morning on Farm-to-Market 624 claimed the life of a couple.

Department of Public Safety is investigating the one vehicle fatal crash that occurred involving 47-years-old Raymond Gordon King and a woman, whose name has not been released, were pronounced at the scene.  

Preliminary investigation revealed a 2002 Toyota 4-Runner occupied by King and female passenger was traveling west on FM 624.  

For unknown reasons King veered off the to the right of the roadway and went into a side-skid, entered back onto FM 624 and overturned multiple times, ejecting both occupants who were not secured by seat belts. 

The name of the female passenger will be released once DPS Troopers have made notification with the family.  Alcohol was not a factor in the crash.  DPS Troopers are further investigating the fatal crash.