Correction: Jessie Owen
On August 25, 2022, at approximately 10:53 pm, Odessa Police and Odessa Fire Rescue responded to a major crash in the 7200 block of Eastridge Road.
The investigation revealed that a 30-year-old Odessa man, later identified as Jessie Owens, was operating his 2015 Dodge Journey east on Eastridge Road at a high rate of speed. For unknown reasons, the vehicle left the roadway and rolled.
Owens was pronounced dead on the scene. Next of kin have been notified. The investigation continues.