Odessa, TX – Woman Killed in Collision on 42nd St
Odessa, TX (October 28, 2019) – A collision on 42nd Street in Odessa left one victim deceased.
At approximately 11:11 p.m. on October 27, emergency crews reported to the scene of a major motor vehicle collision on 42nd St. According to reports, a driver was speeding down 42nd Street when they collided with a second car at the intersection of Preston Smith Road.
One woman involved in the crash sustained fatal injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Two other men involved in the collision sustained injuries and were transported to area hospitals for treatment.
The driver of the speeding vehicle was arrested for this incident. Police are actively investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 9,100 accidents occur across Texas due to drivers who are speeding. Sadly, more than 3,700 of the total collisions result in fatal injuries for innocent victims involved. Learning that your loved one lost their life due to the negligent acts of another person just makes a difficult situation even more unbearable. In some cases, surviving relatives can reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas to explore legal options available for them.
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