Wickett Teen Killed in Rollover Accident

WICKETT - A former Monahans High School footbal star is dead after an early morning rollover wreck in Wickett.

19-year-old Joshua Daniel Rodriguez was killed when he rolled his pick-up in the 800 block of Fourth Street a little before 3:00 Wednesday morning.

According to state troopers the accident happened when the truck started to run off the road. Rodriguez over-corrected, went into a skid, hit a chain-link fence and rolled over into a car port.

Rodriguez was taken by Carestar to Medical Center Hospital in Odessa where he later died. He was the only person in the truck. No one else was hurt.