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One dead after car strikes home in Ector Co.

Department of Public Safety (Source: Texas DPS Website) Department of Public Safety (Source: Texas DPS Website)
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

An Odessa woman is dead after her car went through a fence and into a home in Ector County.

The overnight crash happened on Tripp Ave. around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Patsy Bridges, 56, was driving east on Dunn St. when she disregarded the stop sign at the intersection of Dunn St. and Tripp Ave.

The car then went through a fence and into the house in the 300 block of N. Tripp Ave.

DPS says Bridges was wearing a seatbelt.

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