Driver Pinned in Vehicle After Accident in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Two people are recovering in the hospital after they slammed into a traffic pole in Odessa on Monday night.

The accident happened on Loop 338.

Police tell NewsWest 9, a white pickup hit a car that was turning left on to University.

The truck then crashed into the traffic light pole.

Two people inside the truck were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

We're told the people in the car are doing fine.

We're told the traffic light was out for several hours causing traffic to backup.