DRISCOLL - A head-on collision Friday night claimed the lives of two women on Farm-to-Market 665.
Maria Serrato, 51, of Corpus Christi, Texas-driver of the Nissan and 57-year-old Irma Serrato Rodriguez of Rio Bravo Tamaulipas, Mexico were pronounced deceased at the scene.
Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is investigating the two-vehicle fatal crash. Preliminary investigation revealed a 2008 Chevrolet Suburban, driven by Serrato, was traveling west on FM 665 as a 2010 Nissan Versa traveled east.
For unknown reasons the driver of the Chevrolet, whose name was not released, crossed over from the westbound lane into the eastbound lane and struck the Nissan, driven by Serrato, head-on at the intersection of County Road 75, according to Sgt. Nathan Brandley.
The female driver of the Chevrolet was transported by ground ambulance to Christus Spohn Shoreline Hospital in Corpus Christi with non-life threatening injuries.
DPS Troopers are further investigating the fatal crash.