OPD identifies victim in fatal crash in South Odessa

OPD identifies victim in fatal crash in South Odessa

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - Odessa police have identified the victim of a fatal crash in South Odessa

OPD and Odessa Fire Rescue responded to the 800 block of South Meadow in reference to a major crash just after 1 a.m. on February 13.

Daniel Rey Garcia, 28, was traveling southbound on Meadow at a high rate of speed in a black 2011 GMC pickup. According to investigators he left the roadway before striking a pole.

Garcia was pronounced dead at the scene. There were no reports of any other injuries.

At this time traffic is shut down between IH-20 and Highway 385 in both north and southbound lanes.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area and find alternate routes until further notice.

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