Police Continue Search for Hit and Run Driver

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Odessa Police are still trying to catch a hit a run driver who caused a fiery mess.

Police and fire crews were called out to an alley in the 3100 block of Eisenhower on Friday night.

The driver of a late model Camaro hit a gas meter which sparked the blaze.

The flames burned for about two hours before Atmos Energy crews could finally get the gas shut off.

No one was hurt, but police say the driver and passenger fled from the accident by the time they arrived at the scene.