Man Killed in Fiery Accident in Upton County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

UPTON COUNTY - An Odessa man has died after a fiery accident on Monday afternoon.

Officials tell NewsWest 9, an 18-wheeler and a GMC pick-up collided head-on on Highway 349.

The wreck knocked the cab completely off its frame, sending it up in flames.

The driver of the pick-up, 63-year-old Homer Dwayne Colvin of Odessa, was killed.

The driver of the rig was taken to the hospital.

We are told by officials the driver of the rig was wearing a Halliburton uniform.