ODESSA – An Odessa man is in critical condition following an evening motorcycle accident that happened on Wednesday.
The accident happened in the 5900 block of East Highway 80, just before 9:30 p.m.
When officials arrived on the scene, they learned that a white Ford F-350, being driven by 67-year-old Nels Anderson, was traveling eastbound on the north service road when a Honda motorcycle was exiting from a private drive.
The motorcycle was struck by the F-350, ejecting 28-year-old Charles Shephard off of the motorcycle.
Shepard was taken to Medical Center Hospital with life-threatening injuries. Anderson was not injured.
There’s no word if any citations will be issued as the investigation is ongoing.