Man Critically Injured After Being Stuck by a Vehicle in Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland man is struggling to survive after he was hit by a truck Sunday night.

It happened in the 900 block of Andrews Highway around 6:30.

Police tell us 20-year-old Jimmy Lee Barboza was crossing the street when he barely avoided getting hit by a car, only to be struck an oncoming dually pick up.

He was taken to the hospital and is listed in critical condition.

Family members tell NewsWest Nine, Barboza has already had two surgeries, and doctors say they expect he'll need many more to recover from his injuries.

An account has been set up to help pay his medical bills at Community National Bank in Midland under the name of Jimmy Lee Barboza.

You can also donate blood for Jimmy at United Blood Services in Midland and Odessa.