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Odessa Man in Critical Condition Following Early Morning Accident

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NewsWest 9

ODESSA – An Odessa man is in critical condition following an early morning rollover accident in Odessa.

The accident happened on Tuesday morning in the 1300 block of West 8th Street just before 1:45 a.m.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9 a maroon 2008 Ford F-250 was traveling westbound along with a black 2010 Dodge Challenger.

We’re told the driver of the Dodge Challenger, 24-year-old Juan Porras, failed to control speed and drive in a single marked lane and hit the Ford F-250.

Porras was ejected as his vehicle flipped onto its top.

Porras was taken to Medical Center Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Officials say Porras was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

No charges have been filed and the investigation into the accident is ongoing.