Five-Year-Old Dies from Injuries After Accident in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A five-old-old injured in an Odessa accident on Tuesday has died.

Cesar Vasquez was hurt in an accident at the intersection of Yukon and Dixie.

The driver of a red Grand Am was turning onto Yukon but failed to yield the right of way.

A pickup truck then slammed into the passenger side of a vehicle.

The five-year-old wasn't in a car seat and suffered serious injuries.

He was taken to Covenant Hospital in Lubbock where he died on Wednesday.

The driver of the car has been charged with failure to yield the right of way but more charges could be coming from the District Attorney.