4 Injured in Odessa, TX, Car Accident at 87th and Hwy 385
Odessa, TX -- January 22, 2017, four people sustained injuries following an accident in which multiple vehicles collided at 87th Street and Highway 385.
The accident was investigated by the Texas Department of Public Safety. They say that it occurred in the afternoon hours of Sunday.
According to their preliminary investigations, a white car was traveling southbound on Highway 385. At the intersection of 87th Street, a Dodge pickup crossed highway lanes while traveling westbound.
DPS troopers claim that the pickup failed to yield the right of way to the car, and the two vehicles collided in southbound lanes. The two cars skidded across the road and crashed into a Dodge Citadel that was at a stop sign on 87th.
As a result of the collision, at least four people were transported to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions were said to be stable.
At this time, authorities have not reported any citations or charges relating to the crash. They say the accident remains under investigation.
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