New details released on deadly accident in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

New details on a fatal accident that happened in Odessa Tuesday night.

Officials say 49-year-old Billy Don Grimes died, when a truck slammed into the side of his car.

The wreck happened at the intersection of Yukon and West Loop 338.

State troopers say the car was stopped on Yukon at a stop sign.

That's when witnesses say it pulled right out in front of the truck.

The truck hit the side, killing the driver, he was the only one in the car.

A man and woman in the truck were not hurt.

Troopers do not suspect alcohol or drugs in the crash, but they are taking blood samples.