Semi Hits Car in Ector County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - One woman in Odessa is lucky to walk away after what could've been a serious wreck on Loop 338 north of Odessa.

The accident happened just off 87th Street along Loop 338, a little after noon.

State troopers tell NewsWest 9, the woman was headed north and decided to make a u-turn, but didn't notice a semi truck behind her.

She turned in front of the big rig but saw the truck and was able to keep from getting t-boned, but her driver's side door was heavily damaged.

She suffered minor bumps and bruises.

The driver of the truck was not hurt.