Pick-Up Truck Causes Major Accident in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A pickup truck causes a major accident in Odessa and flees from the scene.

Witnesses on the scene told NewsWest 9, an SUV was headed westbound on University on Tuesday evening when a white older model pickup truck turning onto university pulled out in front of the SUV.

A welding machine wound up falling out of the back of the truck and the oncoming SUV slammed into it.

Troopers tell NewsWest 9, the woman driving the SUV was transported to Medical Center Hospital with minor injuries.

However the driver of the truck quickly sped off and fled the scene.