ECTOR COUNTY - A big rig driver is recovering in the hospital after he was hit while trying to beat an oncoming 18-wheeler.
The accident happened at Highway 302 and FM 866 in Ector County.
DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, the driver of a black big rig truck failed to yield the right of way at a stop sign.
The driver pulled out in front of a yellow big rig and was t-boned.
The driver of the black rig was hospitalized in Odessa and will be issued a ticket.
The other driver walked away without any injuries.