Odessa Man Killed in Midland County Accident

Odessa Man Killed in Midland County Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY – An Odessa man is dead following an afternoon accident in Midland County on Monday.

The accident happened on FM 307, approximately 15 miles east of Midland just before 4:30 p.m.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a 2013 Ford F-250 was traveling eastbound on FM 307 approaching South County Road 1050.

That's when the F-250 hit a 2006 International Dump Truck that was preparing to turn north onto South County Road 1050.

The driver of the F-250, Melvin Dean Brown, 61, of Odessa, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the dump truck wasn't injured.