ODESSA - One man is dead and another behind bars after a fatal hit and run accident in Odessa.
The accident happened around 2:15 a.m. Sunday morning near the intersection of JBS Parkway and 42nd Street.
Police say for some reason, 24-year-old Jorge Chavira was trying to get into his car that was parked in the road.
That's when a white Saturn SUV struck and killed Chavira but the driver fled the scene.
During their investigation, police obtained an arrest warrant for 22-year-old Edgar Marquez Valenzuela.
He later turned himself in to Odessa Police.
We're told Valenzuela is in the process of being booked into jail.