October 11, 2015 at 7:17 PM CDT - Updated July 25 at 4:33 AM
ODESSA, TX (KWES) - An elderly man is dead after being hit by a car in Odessa. Odessa police tell us 68 year old Pedro Vera was on a bicycle trying to cross the road. It happened in the 1300 block of West University just after 8:00 Saturday night. That's when he was hit by a white Chevy Traverse. Vera was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. Odessa police say Vera failed to yield the right of way. The driver is not facing any charges at this time. They say speed was not a factor in this deadly crash.