ODESSA, TX (KWES) - A pedestrian is dead this morning, March 24, following a major crash in Odessa.
The deceased man, identified as Manuel Reyes, 78, was crossing the crosswalk on 8th St. near Golder Ave. when a silver Ford truck going west on 8th St. struck him. We're told that Reyes was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police are still investigating the incident and are still searching for the individual operating the truck. If you have any information on the incident, Odessa Police Department asks that you contact them or Odessa Crime Stoppers at 432-333-TIPS.