1 killed, 4 injured in Ector Co. accident

1 killed, 4 injured in Ector Co. accident
Photo of the accident scene. (Source: KWES)

ECTOR COUNTY, TX (KWES) - An Odessa man is dead and four others are recovering following an early morning accident in Ector County.

The accident happened Monday at the intersection of University Blvd. and Fortune 500 Dr. around 6:45 a.m.

DPS Troopers said the driver of a 2007 Ford F-350 failed to yield at the stop sign at the intersection and hit a 2015 Ford F-350 heading west.

A passenger in the 2007 Ford, Sabino Natividad, 41, of Odessa, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Ford, Irma Garcia, 44, was taken to the hospital.

Three people inside the other F-350, Ruben Ramirez, 27, Jeffrey Dodgson, 38 and Erasmo Hernandez, 57, all of Odessa, were taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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