Arrest made in connection with Odessa hit-and-run

Arrest made in connection with Odessa hit-and-run
Sha'morree Howard (Source: Odessa Police Department)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - UPDATE: Police have arrested Sha'morree Howard, 21, after failing to stop and render aid.

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One motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash in Odessa on Monday afternoon.

The crash happened at the intersection of 48th St. and Andrews Highway around 4:15 p.m.

We're told an investigation revealed that a truck hit a motorcycle and fled the scene without meeting necessary legal requirements.

We're told the motorcyclist was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The motorcyclist's name was not released by authorities.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

The investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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