Scary Accident on Highway 80 in Odessa Sends One to the Hospital

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - One person ended up with a trip to the hospital after a scary collision on Highway 80 in Odessa on Friday morning.

It happened around 10 on the service road near Loop 338.

According to police, a big rig heading west ran a red light and turned right to get on the Loop, and that caused the Lexus, headed east down the service road to slam into the tires of the truck.

The passenger of the lexus was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

No one else was hurt.

The driver of the semi got a ticket.