Driver Tries to Beat The Light, Causes Accident in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Trying to race through a yellow light caused a huge accident in Odessa on Thursday evening.

A car and truck were totaled on Grandview and 52nd Street.

We're told the car was trying to beat a yellow light by turning left onto 52nd Street.

An oncoming pickup truck already had some speed.

When the light turned green, the two collided.

The only damage that was done was to the vehicles.

Both drivers walked away okay.

The driver of the car was ticketed for failure to yield.