Odessa Police Investigating Friday Morning “Man Down” Call

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Odessa Police are investigating after a "man down" call was issued on Friday morning.

Odessa Police received the call just after 1:00a.m. in the 1500 block of North Texas Avenue.

When officials arrived on the scene, they located an adult male in his 40's in the alley with an injury to his head.

The man was transported to Medical Center Hospital where he received emergency treatment.

Just before 3a.m., the man was pronounced dead at Medical Center.

The identity of the man is being withheld until the next of kin is notified.

The body will be sent to Tarrant County for an autopsy.