Authorities Release Cause of Odessa Teen’s Death

Authorities Release Cause of Odessa Teen’s Death

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - We've learned what caused.a 13 year old boy's death in Odessa.

Autopsy results show the teen died from a staph infection.

Ector County Deputies were called to Odessa Regional Medical Center back on September 7.

They were told the boy had died.

Deputies say the parents told him the teen might have been bitten by a snake while out riding 4 wheelers three weeks earlier.

We're told he did have two puncture wounds on his arm.