12-Year-Old Boy Killed in Car-Pedestrian Accident

12-Year-Old Boy Killed in Car-Pedestrian Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY – A 12-year-old boy is dead following a car-pedestrian accident in Odessa.

The accident happened near Highway 385 & Gettysburg on Monday morning.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, the 12-year-old ran out of his house and tripped and fell.

That's when the boy was run over by a pickup truck.

The boy was taken to Medical Center Hospital where he later died.

The identity of the boy has not yet been released by officials.