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UPDATE: Driver Killed in Early Morning Odessa Accident, Another Arrested

ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

One person is dead following an early morning accident in Odessa.

The accident happened just before 2 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest9, an investigation revealed that an orange Nissan 350ZX and a white Dodge Charger were racing westbound in the 3600 block of East University..

Authorities say both vehicles collided and lost control, causing the Nissan 350ZX to go into oncoming traffic and crash into a storage shed near University and 25th Street.

The driver of the Nissan 350ZX, Eddie Sotelo, 19, of Odessa, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Dodge Charger, Tyler Brooker, 22, was arrested for racing causing death and driving while intoxicated.

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