Odessa Man Killed in Weekend Rollover Accident

Odessa Man Killed in Weekend Rollover Accident
Department of Public Safety (Source: Texas DPS Website)

ECTOR COUNTY, TX (KWES) - An Odessa, Texas, man is dead following a weekend rollover accident in Ector County.

The accident happened just before 10 p.m. Saturday on Interstate 20 about one mile west of Odessa.

DPS Troopers tell NewsWest9, a 2001 Honda Civic was traveling west on Interstate 20 service road when the vehicle left the roadway and overturned multiple times.

The driver of the vehicle, Rupert Ellis Stephens, 50, of Odessa, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say Stephens wasn't wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident.