Odessa Woman Killed in Early Morning Accident in Midland County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - A car accident in Midland County took the life of a young Odessa woman on Saturday morning.

The accident happened on County Road 1160, about half a mile from East County Road 190.

DPS officials tell NewsWest 9, 22-year-old Valerie Valentina Gomez was driving northbound on County Road 1160 when she lost control of her 2004 Chevy vehicle.

The car went off the road and into a ditch before flipping and landing in a field.

A witness who drove up to the crash site said that Gomez was ejected.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

We're told Gomez was not wearing a seatbelt.

No one else was injured.