DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(061819)-TWO VEHICLE CRASH AT 42ND AND GOLDER

ODESSA, TEXAS/JUNE 18, 2019-AT APPROXIMATLEY 9:04 AM TEXAS DPS ATTEMPTED TO CONDUCT A TRAFFIC STOP ON A 2014 DODGE CHALLENGER IN NORTH ODESSA IN THE AREA OF NORTH GOLDER.

ACCORDING TO INFORMATION AT THE SCENE THE DRIVER OF THE 2014 DODGE CHALLENGER WAS DRIVING ERRATICALLY WHEN DPS ATTEMPED TO STOP THE VEHICLE. THE VEHICLE SPED AWAY SOUTHBOUND ON GOLDER AT A HIGH RATE OF SPEED AND EVADING DPS

ACCORDING TO A WITNESS, THE DODGE CHALLENGER WENT THROUGH THE INTERSECTION OF 42ND AND GOLDER, WHEN THE DRIVER THEN ATTEMPTED TO TURN WESTBOUND ON 42ND STREET. A BLACK 2014 DODGE PICK-UP TRUCK WAS HEADING EASTBOUND ON 42ND, AND TURNING NORTH ONTO NORTH GOLDER WHEN THE 2014 DODGE CHALLENGER CRASHED INTO THE BLACK DODGE TRUCK.

THE DRIVER OF THE 2014 DODGE CHALLENGER SUSTAINED INJURIES AND WAS TRANSPORTED TO MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL. THE DRIVER OF THE 2014 BLACK DODGE TRUCK SUSTAINED MINOR BUMPS AND BRUISES, AND WAS ABLE TO LEAVE THE SCENE ON HIS OWN.

SEVERAL TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY VEHICLES WERE AT THE SCENE RE-ROUTING TRAFFIC WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT AND OTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES.

THE DRIVER OF THE 2014 DODGE CHALLENGER IS FACING CHARGES OF EVADING OFFICERS. ADDITONAL CHARGES MAY BE PENDING.

THIS IS DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS.

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Author: Danny Barrera