Pedestrian killed while crossing Highway 191 in Odessa, TX
The Odessa Police Department is looking into a fatal accident that happened in the 8200 block of Highway 191. One person was killed in the collision, which occurred around noon. According to OPD, a pedestrian crossing southbound was struck by a gold 2006 Honda Civic that was traveling westbound in the 8200 block of 191. Authorities later pronounced the pedestrian dead at the scene. There is currently no additional information available, and the investigation is still active.
The investigation is ongoing and details are few. While we don’t know who was at fault, pedestrian accidents can be difficult to investigate because evidence may be scant. Officers will have to work quickly to preserve evidence at the scene so that those involved can have accurate answers about why this crash occurred.