ODESSA, TX (KWES)
A hit and run accident landed one Odessa man behind bars.
Jerald Hart was arrested Wednesday and charged with driving while intoxicated.
Officers responded to 42nd and Tanglewood in reference to a major crash.
An investigation revealed a Toyota Tundra hit an Altima then fled the scene.
The tundra then was spotted driving across several sidewalks, hit a bridge railing and came to rest after hitting a tree.
Several witnesses were able to hold the driver, who was later identified as Hart.
Police say they found marijuana inside of his truck
They also say hart failed a sobriety test.
Hart also has three prior convictions for the same charge in Dallas and Fort Worth.