Pecos Man Killed in High Speed Crash

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

A Pecos man is dead after a high speed crash late Friday night.

It happened around 11:30 near the intersection of east 3rd and Magnolia.

Police say 22-year-old Joe Angel Hernandez was speeding and went onto the shoulder to pass another vehicle in front of him, but his car went into a side skid and hit an approaching car head on.

A passenger in Hernandez' car, 23-year-old Mike Garcia, remains in the intenstive care unit at an Odessa Hospital.