Accident in Odessa Lands One Man Behind Bars

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - One man is behind bars in Odessa after wrecking his car into a telephone pole near 8th and Grandview.

It happened around lunch-time on Friday.

Police shut down the intersection after the crash.

Officials tell NewsWest 9 the driver failed a field sobriety test, and was arrested on suspicion of driver while intoxicated.

ONCOR crews came out and fixed the power pole.

The intersection was closed for about 30 minutes.