Odessa Police Investigating Major Crash at 7th & Hancock
An Odessa man is in critical condition following a major crash that occurred this afternoon in Central Odessa.
On November 6, 2017 at approximately 1252 hours, Odessa Police and Odessa Fire Rescue responded to 7th and Hancock in reference to a major crash.
Investigation revealed that a blue Yamaha motorcycle, being operated by Willie McGee, 57 years of age, of Odessa, was traveling westbound on 7th Street.
A white Lincoln MKX SUV, being operated by Andrew Marshall, 23 years of age, of Odessa, was traveling northbound on Hancock. The front right passenger of the Lincoln was identified as Daniel Diaz, 26 years of age, of Midland.
Investigation revealed that Marshall failed to yield the right of way and ran the stop sign, causing the motorcycle to strike the Lincoln.
McGee was transported to Medical Center Hospital with life-threatening injuries. Marshall was transported to Medical Center Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. There were no reports of any other injuries.
The investigation continues.