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Officials Investigating Evening Accident in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Police, deputies and state troopers in Odessa are investigating whether a drunk driver is to blame after she rear-ended a motorcycle.

The accident happened on Sunday night at the corner of 61st and Andrews Highway.

Apparently, a biker was at a stop at the intersection, when the driver of a dodge heading southbound rear-ended him.

Authorities say the female driver in a late model Dodge drove off.

The driver of the motorcycle was transported to the hospital, but it's not clear how badly he may have been injured.

Officers caught up with driver of the vehicle a little later.

Her name was not released.

She is being charged with DWI and is could be facing additional charges.

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