Odessa Man Killed in Weekend Motorcycle Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - State Troopers are trying to figure out what caused an Odessa man to lose control and crash his motorcycle.

Authorities say 56-year-old Johnny Lee Pound died while being airlifted to Scenic Mountain Medical Center in Big Spring.

The accident happened just after six Sunday evening on I-20 in east Howard County.

They say Pound somehow lost control of his Harley and crashed into the center barrier.

He was airlifted to Big Spring but died by the time he made it to the hospital.

DPS troopers are still investigating the accident.

They say Pound was not wearing a helmet.