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Driver Crashes Vehicle Into Building in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A driver crashed his truck into a building and ran from the scene on Sunday afternoon in Odessa.

The driver ended up in handcuffs because police eventually found him.

This all happened around 1 p.m. on the Highway 80 service road near JBS Parkway.

Police say a man lost control of his truck and drove straight through the Colonial Storage Building.

We're told the driver possibly fell asleep at the wheel.

Luckily, the driver wasn't seriously hurt; however, he took off after the crash.

Officers did track him down a couple of blocks away thanks to witnesses who were able to identify the man.

The driver was arrested and booked into custody.

No one else was hurt.

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