Car Catches on Fire after Accident on Highway 191

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A Midland man is shaking off some bumps and bruises after a rollover wreck along Highway 191.

The wreck happened at the Billy Hext overpass, just after 3:30 on Thursday afternoon.

According to Odessa Police, the driver of the car hit a guard rail on the overpass, flipped and rolled down the hill.

That's when the car caught on fire, starting a small grassfire.

Some passers-by helped the driver get out.

The fire was put out pretty quickly.

We're told the man was not badly hurt.