Early Sunday morning Odessa Police and the Odessa Fire Rescue responded to Grant Avenue and Pool Road in reference to a major crash.
Vincente Griego, 71, of Odessa, was traveling southbound in the 1600 block of South Grant Avenue.
Officials say Vincente Griego failed to maintain a single marked lane, left the roadway and struck a signal light pole at the intersection of Grant Avenue and Pool Road. Vincente Griego died as a result of the crash.
The passenger of the car, Yolanda Lopez De Griego, 67, of Odessa, was transported to Medical Center Hospital and later pronounced deceased by medical personnel.