Passenger of fatal accident in Odessa dies - KWES NewsWest 9 / Midland, Odessa, Big Spring, TX: newswest9.com |

UPDATE

Passenger of fatal accident in Odessa dies

From left to right, Catarina Lara, 82, and Lucio Lara, 82. (Source: The Lara Family) From left to right, Catarina Lara, 82, and Lucio Lara, 82. (Source: The Lara Family)
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

Odessa police have confirmed that passenger Lucio Lara, 82, has also died from the crash.

---------------------------

Odessa police have identified an elderly woman killed in a wreck at 2nd Street and Harless Avenue.

The driver has been identified as Catarina Lara, 82 years of age, of Odessa.

Her passenger, 82-year-old Lucio Lara, is in the hospital in critical condition. 

The wreck happened at 6:41 p.m. and involved two vehicles.

Police say a black Ford F-250 was traveling westbound in the 2400 block of West 2nd Street and a silver Chevrolet Malibu was stopped at the stop sign in the 200 block of North Harless.

Investigators say the driver of the Malibu, Catarina Lara, failed to yield the right of way and was struck by the F-250. 

She was pronounced on scene and her passenger, Lucio Lara, was transported to Medical Center Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the truck was not injured.

Copyright 2018 KWES. All rights reserved. 

  • NewsMore>>

  • Famous astronaut visits Midland

    Famous astronaut visits Midland

    (Source: KWES)(Source: KWES)
    (Source: KWES)(Source: KWES)

    Colonel Eileen Collins visited Midland's Museum of the Southwest this weekend for an astronomy day celebration. Collins was the first woman in history to pilot a space shuttle. 

    Colonel Eileen Collins visited Midland's Museum of the Southwest this weekend for an astronomy day celebration. Collins was the first woman in history to pilot a space shuttle. 

  • Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

    Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:04:04 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-04-22 17:17:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

  • 'Austin Powers' star Verne Troyer dies at age 49

    'Austin Powers' star Verne Troyer dies at age 49

    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-04-21 20:51:28 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-04-22 06:33:39 GMT

    Verne Troyer, an actor famous for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" trilogy, has passed away.

    Verne Troyer, an actor famous for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" trilogy, has passed away.

Powered by Frankly