Martin County Sheriff’s Office Working on Plan to Reduce Accidents

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MARTIN COUNTY - The Martin County Sheriff's Office is taking a closer look at a dangerous highway after a deadly accident on Highway 349 took the life of an Odessa man this past weekend.

We're told they're working on a plan to try and reduce the number of accidents.

There have been more accidents on Highway 349 lately.

The sheriff's office says most are caused by oilfield workers.

They're looking at increasing their patrols in the area but they're still working out the details on how to make the highway safer.