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Major accident on East University Blvd and Adams Avenue

According to the Odessa Police Department, there has been a major accident at the intersection...
According to the Odessa Police Department, there has been a major accident at the intersection of East University and Adams.(CBS7 (KOSA))
Published: May. 15, 2022 at 1:23 PM CDT
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ODESSA, Texas (KOSA) - UPDATE: According to Odessa Police Department, at approximately 12:52 pm, Odessa Police and Odessa Fire Rescue responded to E. University Blvd and Adams Ave in reference to a motor vehicle accident.

Elijah Barrera, 23, was traveling westbound on E. University Blvd in a 2021 Honda CBR600. Rodolfo Gamboa, 56, was traveling northbound through the intersection of Adams Ave and E. University Blvd in a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500.

The 2021 Honda CBR600 struck the 2011 Chevrolet Silverado as it went through the intersection. Barrera was pronounced dead at the scene. Next of kin was notified.

At this time, no criminal charges have been filed. The investigation will continue to determine the contributing factors to the crash.

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Original Story: According to the Odessa Police Department, there has been a major accident at the intersection of East University and Adams.

Authorities advise the public to please avoid the area while the investigation is underway.

CBS7 will keep you updated when more information is released.

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