Motorcycle Collides With Truck in Odessa

Motorcycle Collides With Truck in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A motorcycle driver is in the hospital after hitting a truck while attempting to make a U-turn.

The accident happened shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of 42nd Street and Tanglewood.

Odessa Police say the motorcycle was in an inside lane that was blocked off for a construction zone.

That's when the motorcycle driver attempted to make a dangerous U-turn, causing him to hit a truck that was waiting to turn left.

The motorcyclist was transported to Medical Center Hospital.

He is expected to be ok.