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Odessa man dies after being hit by a car

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

An Odessa man is dead after getting hit while he was walking on the highway.

Odessa police and fire fighters showed up to find one man laid out after a truck accidentaly ran him down.

Officers say the accident happened a little after 11 last night.

That's when they found the victim, 18-year-old James Dale Haney on the 24-hundred block of north West County Road.

Witnesses say Haney was standing in the inside lane, carrying a bicycle.

Police say the driver, Lucero Garcia-Solis didn't see Haney in the road until it was too late.

Haney was transported to Medical Center Hosptial where he later died.

Officers say no criminal charges will be filed.

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