Staff ReportNewsWest 9
ODESSA – A Burleson, Texas, man is dead following an early morning accident in Odessa.
The accident happened in the 6000 block of Highway 80 around 12:15 a.m.
Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, a maroon 2003 GMC Yukon, driven by 35-year-old Daniel Lee McFarland, was traveling westbound on Highway 80 when he failed to control speed and struck a cement column.
The impact caused McFarland to be ejected from the vehicle.
McFarland was pronounced dead on the scene.
We're told there are no pending charges and the investigation is ongoing.