Ector County Deputy Involved in Accident in West Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

WEST ODESSA - A suspected drunk driver ignores traffic signs in Odessa and wrecks with an Ector County Deputy.

The accident happened on FM 1936 and West Dunn in Odessa.

We're told the driver of a red Mustang headed eastbound on West Dunn ran through a stop sign and tried to make a left turn.

The deputy, who was headed down FM 1936 tried to stop, but wound up hitting the back of the Mustang sending both cars spinning.

We're told the deputy wasn't injured and is doing ok.

The driver of the Mustang was arrested at the scene for DWI.