State Trooper Crashes into Telephone Pole While Trying to Avoid Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A State Trooper gets slammed into a telephone pole while on his way to an accident.

We're told the Trooper was going down 42nd Street in Odessa when he went into the turning lane.

A red pickup also pulled into the turning lane.

To avoid hitting the truck, the trooper swerved into oncoming traffic.

To avoid oncoming cars, the trooper swerved and hit a telephone pole.

Luckily, the Trooper wasn't injured in the wreck.