Two Odessa Police Officers Transported to the Hospital After Four Car Accident in Odessa

Two Odessa Police Officers Transported to the Hospital After Four Car Accident in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – Two Odessa Police officers are in the hospital after a four car accident in Odessa.

The accident happened at the intersection of Clements and Grant Avenue on Thursday.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, a Ford F450 driven by 43-year-old Paul Richardson of Midland was traveling northbound on Grant Avenue in the outside lane. Three other vehicles were stopped in the same lane at a red light.

The F450 crashed into an Impala with two Odessa Police Sergeants then the Impala crashed into a Chevrolet pickup and the pickup then crashed into a Chevrolet Camaro.

The two Sergeants, Robert Doporto and Eddie Vallejo, were transported to Medical Center Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The drivers of the other vehicles were not injured.