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ODESSA – One man is in the hospital after a car-pedestrian accident in Odessa.
The accident happened on Saturday evening in the 3200 block of East University.
We're told a silver Ford Focus, driven by 19-year-old Devon Garcia, was traveling eastbound when a pedestrian traveling southbound walking across the street.
Police say the pedestrian, who has been identified as 43-year-old Cesar Deras-Mendez, failed to yield the right of way to the Focus and was struck.
Deras-Mendez was taken to Medical Center Hospital where he is currently listed in fair condition.