Odessa Man Critically Injured in Weekend Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

An Odessa man is fighting for his life after a bad car accident in Mexico over the weekend.

Edgar Emanuel Ortiz went to Ojinaga on Sunday to visit his wife.

According to family members, Ortiz swerved to miss a dog or coyote and flipped his truck, while going around a curve.

We're told he suffered head injuries, broken ribs, and a collapsed lung.

He was flown back to Odessa where his listed in critical condition.