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Teen Killed, Six Others Injured in Ector County Accident

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Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - One teen was killed and six others were injured in an accident on Sunday morning.

The accident happened on FM 2020 about three miles west of Odessa just before 7 a.m.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, an SUV, driven by 14-year-old Humberto Juarez, traveled across the center turn lane and into the westbound lane of traffic. That's when the SUV hit a pickup truck.

Humberto Juarez was killed in the accident.

Three other people in the SUV, were taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Three people in the pickup truck were also taken to the hospital with injuries.

The accident is still under investigation.

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