Odessa Man Killed in Late Night Accident

Odessa Man Killed in Late Night Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – An Odessa man is dead following a late night accident in Ector County.

The accident happened on Interstate 20 near mile marker 114 around 10:15 p.m. Wednesday night.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a 1998 Ford F-150 was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes of Interstate 20 when it struck a 2006 Freightliner traveling westbound.

The driver of the F-150, 63-year-old Florentino Cardenas of Odessa, was killed in the accident.

The driver of the 2006 Freightliner, 49-year-old Andres Mena, wasn't injured in the accident.