Two people die after truck loses control, crashes into Odessa business

ODESSA -- Two people are dead after a fatal accident that happened Friday morning in Odessa.

(Photo: Albert Johnston)

Odessa police and Fire Rescue responded the accident, which occurred just after midnight on November 30.

Investigators found a black Dodge Ram containing three passengers had been traveling westbound on University at a high rate of speed. The driver of the vehicle lost control and crashed into The Depot Pizza and Deli on Kermit Highway.

One of the occupants was pronounced dead at the scene while another was taken to Medical Center Hospital and pronounced dead. The third person was also taken to Medical Center Hospital after sustaining non-life-threatening injuries.

Authorities are not releasing the victims names at this time and investigation is still underway.