Odessa, TX (1/17/2020) – DPS troopers are at the scene of an accident that occurred on Highway 385 south of Odessa.
The incident occurred Thursday in Ector County. The accident involved a sand hauler.
No other information has been reported at this time.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
According to the Midland Reporter-Telegram, Odessa has five deadly highways, one of them being Highway 385. In fact, per TxDOT data, there were 239 fatal crashes in Ector County from 2012 to 2016. Because Highway 385 is listed as one of the dangerous roadways in Texas, it’s important to always stay alert on the road. Make sure to obey all laws and drive defensively while behind the wheel.
If you or a loved one were involved in an accident on Highway 385, or any other major Texas roadway artery, don’t hesitate to contact car accident lawyers at Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm . Our attorneys can deal with insurance adjusters for you, negotiate settlements, and represent your best interests if a lawsuit is needed.
Source: CBS 7