Vehicle-Pedestrian Accident in Odessa Sends One to the Hospital

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A car-pedestrian accident in Odessa has landed one juvenile in the hospital.

The accident happened just after 4:30 on Friday in the 600 block of east 42nd Street.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9 that a white Pontiac Grand Prix which was traveling eastbound on 42nd street hit a juvenile while he was crossing the street.  Police say two teens were illegally crossing 42nd Street.

One of the pedestrians crossing 42nd Street was hit by the Grand Prix and transported to Medical Center Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No tickets have been issued.